The Attic conversions Specialists Fern, SL8 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 Fern, SL8 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 Fern
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 really frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary construct and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must just be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build 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 new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately 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 lot of crucial products missing 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 illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some hints regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future issues if in fact the builder has 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of lots of products that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also 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 reality it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included