The Loft conversion Specialists Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6
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 Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6 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 Hawthorn Hill
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?
- 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 really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension totally free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some hints regarding what the right cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has made an error 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 definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of numerous items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of