The Attic conversions Specialists Slough, SL3 7
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 Slough, SL3 7 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 Slough
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will result in extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth the builder has 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of