The Attic conversions Specialists Chavey Down
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 Chavey Down, SL5 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 Chavey Down
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that 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 restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some clues as to exactly what the best cost is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future problems if in reality the builder has actually 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 definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital 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 responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of many items that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included