The Attic extension Specialists Blackwater
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 Blackwater, GU17 9 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 Blackwater
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:kitchen refurbishment near Blackwater, GU17 9
house refurbishments near York Town, GU15 3
home improvement near Hawley, GU17 9
refurbishment company near Frogmore, GU17 0
kitchen refurbishment near College Town, GU47 0
kitchen refurbishment near Fox Lane, GU14 9
home improvement near Darby Green, GU17 0
renovation near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
home improvement near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
house refurbishments near Sandhurst, GU47 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch 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 due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick 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 drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand 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 included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be very careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some clues as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital 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 just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of many items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the information of a number of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of