The Attic conversions Specialists Cheapside
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 Cheapside, SL5 7 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 Cheapside
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:kitchen renovation near Cheapside, SL5 7
kitchen refurbishment near Sunninghill, SL5 7
home improvement near Tittenhurst, SL5 0
bathroom renovations near Blacknest, SL5 0
bathroom renovations near The Rise, SL5 0
garage conversion near Ascot, SL5 7
property refurbishment near Wood End, SL5 7
property refurbishment near Sunningdale, SL5 0
house refurbishments near Woodside, SL4 2
kitchen refurbishment near South Ascot, SL5 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to develop 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 house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally 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 offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some clues as to what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the expense of lots of products that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be really 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 customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … 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 ensure an effective result, 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 very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of