The Loft conversion Specialists Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
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 Chertsey Meads, 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 Chertsey Meads
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:house renovation near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
house renovation near Chertsey, KT16 8
property refurbishment near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
bathroom renovations near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
kitchen refurbishment near Laleham, TW18 1
renovation near Shepperton, TW17 0
renovation near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
renovation near Addlestone, KT15 1
garage conversion near Hamm Moor, KT15 2
renovation near Littleton, TW17 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some hints as to exactly what the ideal price is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in reality the builder has 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the cost of many items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of 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 an excellent way to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included