The Attic conversions Specialists Ottershaw
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 Ottershaw, KT16 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 Ottershaw
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 renovation near Ottershaw, KT16 0
property refurbishment near Rowhill, KT15 1
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renovation near Stonehill, KT16 0
renovation near Addlestone, KT15 1
house refurbishments near Woodham, KT15 3
house refurbishments near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
garage conversion near New Haw, KT15 2
property refurbishment near Stanners Hill, GU24 8
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some hints as to exactly what the best rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the expense of numerous items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a number of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument 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 (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of