The Attic conversions Specialists Newtown, RG9 1
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 Newtown, RG9 1 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 Newtown
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.
Nearby areas we cover:house refurbishments near Newtown, RG9 1
kitchen renovation near Woodlands, RG9 2
home improvement near Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2
house renovation near Harpsden, RG9 4
kitchen renovation near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
garage conversion near Mays Green, RG9 4
kitchen renovation near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
renovation near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
home improvement near Cockpole Green, RG10 8
garage conversion near New Cross, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been supplied 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 an extremely high probability that will cause extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the best rate is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future problems if in fact the builder has actually 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 number of terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets 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 often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever 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 critical to ensure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of