The Attic conversions Specialists The Rise, SL5 0
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 The Rise, SL5 0 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 The Rise
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 The Rise, SL5 0
home improvement near Sunningdale, SL5 0
home improvement near Scotswood, SL5 9
home improvement near Broomhall, SL5 9
bathroom renovations near Tittenhurst, SL5 0
bathroom renovations near Blacknest, SL5 0
bathroom renovations near Sunninghill, SL5 7
kitchen refurbishment near South Ascot, SL5 9
house renovation near Shrubs Hill, SL5 0
kitchen refurbishment near Cheapside, SL5 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the right cost is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in truth 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of lots of products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors 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. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual 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 procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of