The Loft conversion company Specialists West Heath
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft conversion company, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft conversion company all over West Heath, GU14 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 company 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 West Heath
Most loft conversion company 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 company Consultation
We offer free loft conversion company 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 loft conversion company in loft conversion company 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:bathroom renovations near West Heath, GU14 8
house refurbishments near Fox Lane, GU14 9
home improvement near Cove, GU14 0
house refurbishments near Rafborough, GU14 0
house renovation near Southwood, GU14 0
kitchen renovation near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
kitchen renovation near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
garage conversion near Hawley, GU17 9
renovation near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
house refurbishments near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you must be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may 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 speaking to existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a few clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business 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 see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among 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 terrific way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included