The Attic conversions Specialists Stanford End, RG7 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 Stanford End, RG7 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 Stanford End
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 often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will cause additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some ideas regarding what the best cost is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want 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 must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential 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 an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of