The Attic conversions Specialists Pondtail, GU51 3
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 Pondtail, GU51 3 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 Pondtail
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:garage conversion near Pondtail, GU51 3
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house renovation near Southwood, GU14 0
refurbishment company near Church Crookham, GU52 6
house refurbishments near Cove, GU14 0
property refurbishment near Rafborough, GU14 0
renovation near Rotten Green, GU51 1
renovation near West Heath, GU14 8
kitchen renovation near Crookham Village, GU51 5
bathroom renovations near Fox Lane, GU14 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some ideas regarding what the best price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact the builder has 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating 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 two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little 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 better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever 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 critical to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods 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 an excellent method to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included