The Attic conversions Specialists West Heath
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 West Heath, GU14 8 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 West Heath
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 Contractors in London?
- 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:property refurbishment near West Heath, GU14 8
house refurbishments near Fox Lane, GU14 9
home improvement near Rafborough, GU14 0
garage conversion near Cove, GU14 0
garage conversion near Southwood, GU14 0
bathroom renovations near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
renovation near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
renovation near Hawley, GU17 9
house renovation near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
kitchen renovation near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various 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 renovation tasks; 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 pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the right cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big range in the cost of lots of products that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily 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 truth it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of