The Attic conversions Specialists The Holt, RG10 9
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 The Holt, RG10 9 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 The Holt
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
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should just be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming 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 more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some clues regarding what the right price is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation 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 sensible, there is also a big range in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets 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 look competitive when in truth it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the details of a number of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of