The Attic conversions Specialists Lent, SL1 7
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 Lent, SL1 7 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 Lent
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.
Nearby areas we cover:property refurbishment near Lent, SL1 7
kitchen refurbishment near Burnham, SL1 7
garage conversion near Taplow, SL6 0
garage conversion near Lent Rise, SL1 7
renovation near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
renovation near Rose Hill, SL1 8
renovation near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
renovation near Cippenham, SL1 5
garage conversion near Britwell, SL2 1
house renovation near Lake End, SL4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, 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 consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of numerous products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the information of a number of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of