The Attic conversions Specialists Southwood, GU14 0
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 Southwood, GU14 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 Southwood
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:renovation near Southwood, GU14 0
bathroom renovations near Rafborough, GU14 0
house renovation near Cove, GU14 0
renovation near West Heath, GU14 8
renovation near Pondtail, GU51 3
house refurbishments near Fox Lane, GU14 9
kitchen renovation near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
kitchen renovation near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
home improvement near Farnborough, GU14 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress totally free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, 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 developing a new house you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive 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 considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some clues as to what the best cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality the builder has actually 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 few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big range in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a number of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … 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 critical to ensure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included