The Attic conversions Specialists Barkham, RG41 4
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 Barkham, RG41 4 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 Barkham
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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renovation near Langley Common, RG2 9
house renovation near The Throat, RG40 3
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should just be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly 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; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some clues as to exactly what the right cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in truth the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of many items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never 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 crucial to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of