The Attic conversions Specialists Ashford
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 Ashford, TW15 2 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 Ashford
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 Contractors in London?
- 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 Ashford, TW15 2
kitchen refurbishment near Staines, TW18 4
kitchen renovation near Knowle Green, TW18 2
house renovation near Littleton Common, TW15 1
bathroom renovations near Ashford Common, TW15 1
renovation near West Bedfont, TW14 8
bathroom renovations near Stanwell, TW19 7
property refurbishment near Charlton, TW17 0
kitchen renovation near Littleton, TW17 0
kitchen refurbishment near Laleham, TW18 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-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 intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some ideas as to what the right rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in reality 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 few terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the cost of lots of products that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of