The Attic extension Specialists Abbey Mead
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an attic extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does attic extension all over Abbey Mead, KT16 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 extension 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 Abbey Mead
Most attic extension 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 extension Consultation
We offer free attic extension 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 attic extension in attic extension 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:home improvement near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
kitchen renovation near Chertsey, KT16 8
garage conversion near Laleham, TW18 1
bathroom renovations near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
house refurbishments near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
home improvement near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
bathroom renovations near Shepperton, TW17 0
house refurbishments near Addlestone, KT15 1
kitchen renovation near Knowle Green, TW18 2
house refurbishments near Thorpe, TW20 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints as to exactly what the best cost is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in reality 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the cost of lots of products that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be very 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 with current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a number of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of