The Loft conversion Specialists Old Woking, GU22 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 Old Woking, GU22 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 Old Woking
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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as 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 much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
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 need to be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the best cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future issues if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful 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 primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of