The Attic conversions Specialists Hawks Hill, 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 Hawks Hill, 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 Hawks 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
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to 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 far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal price is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has made an error 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 absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big variety in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods 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 great method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included