The Attic conversions Specialists Harpsden, RG9 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 Harpsden, RG9 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 Harpsden
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 typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee 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 everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some clues regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably 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 shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the cost of many products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance 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 customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of