The Attic conversions Specialists Knowle Green, TW18 2
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 Knowle Green, TW18 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 Knowle Green
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?
- 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
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you should just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding what the ideal price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in fact the builder has 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides 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 lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included