The Attic conversions Specialists Blackwater, GU17 9
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 Blackwater, GU17 9 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 Blackwater
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:bathroom renovations near Blackwater, GU17 9
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refurbishment company near Hawley, GU17 9
kitchen refurbishment near Frogmore, GU17 0
kitchen refurbishment near College Town, GU47 0
home improvement near Fox Lane, GU14 9
garage conversion near Darby Green, GU17 0
house refurbishments near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
renovation near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
bathroom renovations near Sandhurst, GU47 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some hints as to exactly what the best rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of numerous products that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways 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 an excellent way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included