The Loft conversion Specialists Holly Cross
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 Holly Cross, RG10 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 Holly Cross
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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property refurbishment near The Holt, RG10 9
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the right cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems if in fact 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the cost of many items that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to 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 reality it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of