The Loft conversion Specialists Great Hollands
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft conversion all over Great Hollands, RG12 8 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of loft conversion 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 Great Hollands
Most loft conversion 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 Loft conversion Consultation
We offer free loft conversion 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 loft conversion in loft conversion 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 renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the right cost is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s simple for home builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies 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 may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing 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 validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included