The Attic conversions Specialists Dipley, RG27 8
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 Dipley, RG27 8 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 Dipley
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 refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that 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; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the best rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of lots of products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to 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 fact it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest 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 an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included