The Loft conversion Specialists Borough Marsh
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft conversion all over Borough Marsh, RG10 8 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of loft conversion 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 Borough Marsh
Most loft conversion 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 Loft conversion Consultation
We offer free loft conversion 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 loft conversion in loft conversion 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:renovation near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied 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 possibility that will lead to extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the best rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of numerous products that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify 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 a great way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included