The Attic conversions Specialists Upton, SL1 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 Upton, SL1 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 Upton
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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renovation near Chalvey, SL1 2
bathroom renovations near Langley, SL3 7
kitchen refurbishment near Upton Lea, SL2 5
home improvement near Datchet, SL3 9
renovation near Middle Green, SL3 6
garage conversion near Salt Hill, SL1 3
home improvement near George Green, SL3 6
garage conversion near Manor Park, SL1 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some ideas regarding what the right rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be really misleading. 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 existing clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of