The Attic conversions Specialists Cabbage Hill, RG42 5
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 Cabbage Hill, RG42 5 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 Cabbage Hill
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 remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future problems if in fact the builder has made a mistake 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 number of terms that you definitely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your assessment 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 a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Current clients will give 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building business 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 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 critical to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included