The Loft conversion Specialists Abbey Mead
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 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 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 Abbey Mead
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 Contractors in London?
- 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.
Nearby areas we cover:bathroom renovations near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
home improvement near Chertsey, KT16 8
garage conversion near Laleham, TW18 1
renovation near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
house renovation near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
kitchen renovation near Shepperton, TW17 0
home improvement near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
garage conversion near Addlestone, KT15 1
renovation near Knowle Green, TW18 2
refurbishment company near Thorpe Green, TW20 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
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 need to be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some hints regarding what the right rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in fact the builder has actually 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of many products that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included