The Attic conversions Specialists Harmans Water
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 Harmans Water, RG12 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 Harmans Water
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:house refurbishments near Harmans Water, RG12 9
garage conversion near Wildridings, RG12 7
kitchen refurbishment near Bracknell, RG12 7
renovation near Crown Wood, RG12 9
house refurbishments near Easthampstead, RG12 7
house refurbishments near Priestwood, RG42 1
bathroom renovations near Bullbrook, RG12 2
bathroom renovations near Birch Hill, RG12 7
garage conversion near Great Hollands, RG12 8
garage conversion near Chavey Down, SL5 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to just be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues as to exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the details of a few clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides 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 handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of 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 a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of