The Attic conversions Specialists Woodley, RG5 3
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 Woodley, RG5 3 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 Woodley
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 remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking 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 enjoy a stress free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build 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 new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some hints as to exactly what the right rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future issues if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is also a substantial range in the cost of many items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should 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 appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a few clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many 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 exactly 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 confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included