The Attic conversions Specialists Flexford, GU3 2
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 Flexford, GU3 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 Flexford
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:home improvement near Flexford, GU3 2
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kitchen refurbishment near Willey Green, GU3 2
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refurbishment company near Tongham, GU10 1
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renovation near Fairlands, GU3 3
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly 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 often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the best price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in 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 faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the details of a number of customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of