The Attic conversions Specialists Tongham, GU10 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 Tongham, GU10 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 Tongham
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 renovation near Tongham, GU10 1
kitchen renovation near Aldershot, GU11 1
home improvement near Ash, GU12 5
property refurbishment near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
bathroom renovations near Flexford, GU3 2
kitchen refurbishment near Ash Vale, GU12 5
house renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
house refurbishments near Normandy, GU3 2
house renovation near Wyke, GU3 2
kitchen refurbishment near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. 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 even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some ideas regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth the builder has actually 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important 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 a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the expense of many items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially 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 fact it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a few clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included