The Attic conversions Specialists Harpsden
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 Harpsden, RG9 4 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 Harpsden
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 challenging choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress totally free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to just be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst option to construct 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 uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially more affordable 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 hints as to what the best cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big range in the cost of lots of items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of 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 unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of