The Attic conversions Specialists Abbey Mead, KT16 8
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 Abbey Mead, KT16 8 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 Abbey Mead
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
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you should just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive 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 considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has 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 couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of lots of products that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included 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 great method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of