The Attic conversions Specialists Gardeners Green, RG40 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 Gardeners Green, RG40 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 Gardeners Green
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 refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied 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 likelihood that will lead to additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as 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 even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some ideas as to what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of lots of items that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the details of a number of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Present customers will offer 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 daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included