The Attic conversions Specialists Knaphill
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 Knaphill, GU21 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 Knaphill
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:kitchen refurbishment near Knaphill, GU21 2
renovation near Miles Green, GU21 2
kitchen refurbishment near Whitfield Court, GU21 2
garage conversion near Brookwood, GU24 0
kitchen refurbishment near Bisley, GU24 9
kitchen renovation near Castle Green, GU24 8
house refurbishments near Sheets Heath, GU24 9
renovation near Lucas Green, GU24 9
renovation near Horsell Birch, GU21 4
renovation near St Johns, GU22 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress totally free develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial 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 only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial range in the cost of many items that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning 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 team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of