The Attic conversions Specialists Pondtail
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 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 Pondtail, GU51 3
bathroom renovations near Fleet, GU51 4
refurbishment company near Southwood, GU14 0
refurbishment company near Church Crookham, GU52 6
house refurbishments near Rafborough, GU14 0
house refurbishments near Cove, GU14 0
property refurbishment near Rotten Green, GU51 1
home improvement near West Heath, GU14 8
kitchen renovation near Crookham Village, GU51 5
renovation near Fox Lane, GU14 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the right rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a few customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning 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 individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may 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 dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included