The Attic conversions Specialists West Heath, GU14 8
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?
- 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:kitchen renovation near West Heath, GU14 8
kitchen refurbishment near Fox Lane, GU14 9
kitchen refurbishment near Cove, GU14 0
house refurbishments near Rafborough, GU14 0
property refurbishment near Southwood, GU14 0
home improvement near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
refurbishment company near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
house renovation near Hawley, GU17 9
renovation near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
kitchen renovation near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension free develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some clues regarding what the best price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future issues if in reality the builder has 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 couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital 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 consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should 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 actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s easy for contractors to give you the information of a few clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful 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 website daily, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of 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 method to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included