The Attic conversions Specialists Highway
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 Highway, SL6 5 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 Highway
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 Highway, SL6 5
kitchen renovation near Maidenhead, SL6 6
house refurbishments near Tittle Row, SL6 4
kitchen refurbishment near Furze Platt, SL6 6
kitchen refurbishment near Boyn Hill, SL6 4
renovation near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
house refurbishments near Woolley Green, SL6 3
garage conversion near Stubbings, SL6 6
kitchen refurbishment near North Town, SL6 7
house refurbishments near Holloway, SL6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some clues as to exactly what the best rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included