The Attic conversions Specialists Spencers Wood
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an attic conversions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does attic conversions all over Spencers Wood, RG7 1 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of attic conversions over the last ten years and have gained invaluable experience in the construction process but also in ensuring all our customers receive great service.
The best attic conversion company in Spencers Wood
Most attic conversions are completed with in two weeks, and disruption to the household is kept to a minimum. All carpets and flooring are fully covered before commencement of work. All rubbish and debris are taken away on completion of the conversion or extension.
Free Attic conversions Consultation
We offer free attic conversions consultations, free quotations and a totally professional service from start to finish. If you want to convert your attic, or need insulation added to your current conversion, renovate or refurbish your house, kitchen or just anything, then call us on 020 3389 8528.
Why Choose CC Top Builders Contractors in London?
- Specialists in attic conversions in attic conversions area.
- General Building Work including extensions, sheds etc.
- 10+ years experience.
- Architect Certificate of Compliance (if requested).
- Top quality Velux windows used.
- Dormer windows also available.
- Custom made stairs supplied and installed.
- Choice of wood or plastered finish.
- Most attics completed in under 8 days.
- Full job, start to finish, including plumbing and electrics.
- En-suites installed if required.
- Hip Roof Extensions (subject to planning permission).
- All rubbish taken away on completion of your attic.
- RSJs installed.
- References available on request.
- Free no-obligation quotes.
- Excellent rates.
- Fully Insured.
- See our gallery of pictures for ideas.
- Just want a Velux Window installed? No problem, we can supply and install a Velux in your kitchen or attic.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the right price is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a few clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included