The Attic conversions Specialists West Heath
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 West Heath, GU14 8 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 West Heath
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:home improvement near West Heath, GU14 8
kitchen refurbishment near Fox Lane, GU14 9
house refurbishments near Rafborough, GU14 0
garage conversion near Cove, GU14 0
property refurbishment near Southwood, GU14 0
kitchen renovation near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
home improvement near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Hawley, GU17 9
property refurbishment near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
home improvement near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some hints as to exactly what the right price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the expense of numerous items that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever 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 important to make sure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of