The Attic conversions Specialists Longford, UB7 0
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 Longford, UB7 0 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 Longford
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:bathroom renovations near Longford, UB7 0
house refurbishments near Poyle, SL3 0
house renovation near Harmondsworth, UB7 0
bathroom renovations near Stanwell Moor, TW19 6
house renovation near Colnbrook, SL3 0
bathroom renovations near Sutton, SL3 8
renovation near Thorney, SL0 9
property refurbishment near Horton, SL3 9
bathroom renovations near Brands Hill, SL3 8
home improvement near Stanwell, TW19 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately 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 crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some clues as to what the best price is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the cost of many products that could be considered realistic. 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 lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a few clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included