The Attic conversions Specialists The Ridges
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 The Ridges, RG40 3 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 The Ridges
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
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some ideas as to what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of many products that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of