The Attic conversions Specialists Tongham, GU10 1
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 Tongham, GU10 1 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 Tongham
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:garage conversion near Tongham, GU10 1
house refurbishments near Aldershot, GU11 1
home improvement near Ash, GU12 5
renovation near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
property refurbishment near Flexford, GU3 2
kitchen refurbishment near Ash Vale, GU12 5
bathroom renovations near North Camp, GU14 6
renovation near Normandy, GU3 2
garage conversion near Wyke, GU3 2
property refurbishment near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to just be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some hints as to exactly what the right cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in reality the builder has actually 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 few terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets 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 look competitive when in truth it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the information of a few customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital 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 what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops 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 (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included