The Attic conversions Specialists Hawthorn Hill
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 Hawthorn Hill, RG42 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 Hawthorn Hill
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 renovation near Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6
kitchen renovation near Braywoodside, SL6 3
house refurbishments near Nuptown, RG42 6
kitchen renovation near Jealott's Hill, RG42 6
house refurbishments near Warfield, RG42 6
house refurbishments near Touchen-end, SL6 3
renovation near Paley Street, SL6 3
garage conversion near Moss End, RG42 5
property refurbishment near Tickleback Row, RG42 5
garage conversion near Littlefield Green, SL6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since 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 builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as 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 a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
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 very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some clues as to what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in reality the builder has made a mistake 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 few terms that you absolutely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a big variety in the expense of numerous items that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder 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 a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included