The Attic conversions Specialists Tongham
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 Tongham, GU10 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 Tongham
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.
Nearby areas we cover:garage conversion near Tongham, GU10 1
renovation near Aldershot, GU11 1
kitchen refurbishment near Ash, GU12 5
house renovation near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
bathroom renovations near Flexford, GU3 2
garage conversion near Ash Vale, GU12 5
house renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
kitchen renovation near Wyke, GU3 2
garage conversion near Normandy, GU3 2
renovation near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some hints as to exactly what the best price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the cost of lots of products that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful 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 provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of