The Loft conversion Specialists Harmans Water
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 Harmans Water, RG12 9 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 Harmans Water
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable 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 ought to be very cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding what the right rate is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation 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 an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of lots of items that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a few clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included