The Attic conversions Specialists Lower Woodend
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 Lower Woodend, SL7 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 Lower Woodend
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 refurbishments near Bockmer End, SL7 2
kitchen renovation near Marlow Common, SL7 2
property refurbishment near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
house renovation near Danesfield, SL7 2
property refurbishment near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
kitchen renovation near Hambleden, RG9 6
property refurbishment near Medmenham, SL7 2
home improvement near Mill End, RG9 6
garage conversion near Marlow, SL7 1
renovation near Hurley Bottom, SL6 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress totally free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to just be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-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 easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some ideas as to what the best rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation 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 practical, there is also a big range in the cost of numerous items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the information of a number 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 give you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Current clients will offer 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 website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of