The Attic conversions Specialists Altmore, SL6 3
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 Altmore, SL6 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 Altmore
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?
- 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 renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake 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 must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Existing clients will provide 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 primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of