The Loft conversion Specialists Mattingley, RG27 8
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 Mattingley, RG27 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 Mattingley
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
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will cause additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the right price is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth the builder has 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial range in the cost of lots of products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially 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 might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for home builders to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually been 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 only going to offer you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Current customers will offer 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 everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … 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 crucial to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of