The Attic conversions Specialists Dorney, SL4 6
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 Dorney, SL4 6 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 Dorney
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:renovation near Dorney, SL4 6
house refurbishments near Lake End, SL4 6
home improvement near Cippenham, SL1 5
garage conversion near Eton Wick, SL4 6
renovation near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
house refurbishments near Boveney, SL4 6
home improvement near South Field, SL4 6
home improvement near Lent Rise, SL1 7
home improvement near Clewer Village, SL4 5
house refurbishments near Bray, SL6 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you need to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some ideas as to what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in reality 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of lots of items that could be considered realistic. For example, 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 great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the details of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of