The Attic extension Specialists Knowle Hill
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 Knowle Hill, GU25 4 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 Knowle Hill
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 Knowle Hill, GU25 4
house renovation near Longcross, KT16 0
house refurbishments near Virginia Water, GU25 4
property refurbishment near Trumps Green, GU25 4
kitchen refurbishment near Shrubs Hill, SL5 0
renovation near Stroude, GU25 4
renovation near Broomhall, SL5 9
house renovation near Sunningdale, SL5 0
property refurbishment near Burrowhill, GU24 8
kitchen renovation near Stanners Hill, GU24 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs 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 great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the best cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of lots of products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a few customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main 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 lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of