The Attic conversions Specialists Sheerwater
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 Sheerwater, GU21 5 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 Sheerwater
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:home improvement near Sheerwater, GU21 5
house refurbishments near Woodham, KT15 3
property refurbishment near Pyrford, GU22 8
garage conversion near West Byfleet, KT14 6
garage conversion near Ridgway, GU22 8
renovation near Maybury, GU22 7
house refurbishments near Woking, GU22 7
property refurbishment near Pyrford Green, GU22 8
garage conversion near Pyrford Village, GU22 8
house renovation near Ottershaw, KT16 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to construct 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 contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the right price is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in fact 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 couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of many items that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to 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 reality it may in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful 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 everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that may 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 explained at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of