The Loft conversion Specialists Blackwater, GU17 9
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 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 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 Blackwater
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?
- 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 Blackwater, GU17 9
house renovation near York Town, GU15 3
renovation near Hawley, GU17 9
property refurbishment near Frogmore, GU17 0
bathroom renovations near College Town, GU47 0
property refurbishment near Fox Lane, GU14 9
kitchen renovation near Darby Green, GU17 0
bathroom renovations near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
house refurbishments near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
kitchen renovation near Sandhurst, GU47 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary construct and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you should just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option 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 uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the right price is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future problems if in reality 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 number of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of many products that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be extremely 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 to present clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Present customers will give 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 site everyday, 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 process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included