The Attic conversions Specialists Aston, RG9 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 Aston, RG9 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 Aston
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
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding 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 additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big range in the expense of many products that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure 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 very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included