The Loft conversion Specialists Hawley, 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 Hawley, 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 Hawley
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.
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property refurbishment near Blackwater, GU17 9
bathroom renovations near Fox Lane, GU14 9
renovation near York Town, GU15 3
kitchen renovation near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
bathroom renovations near West Heath, GU14 8
garage conversion near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
house refurbishments near Frogmore, GU17 0
property refurbishment near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Darby Green, GU17 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the best price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future problems 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big range in the expense of many products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of 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 discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included