The Loft conversion Specialists Pondtail, GU51 3
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 Pondtail, GU51 3 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 Pondtail
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:home improvement near Pondtail, GU51 3
bathroom renovations near Fleet, GU51 4
bathroom renovations near Southwood, GU14 0
kitchen renovation near Church Crookham, GU52 6
refurbishment company near Rafborough, GU14 0
house refurbishments near Cove, GU14 0
kitchen refurbishment near Rotten Green, GU51 1
kitchen renovation near West Heath, GU14 8
bathroom renovations near Crookham Village, GU51 5
kitchen renovation near Fox Lane, GU14 9
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 selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding what the ideal price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in reality the builder has actually 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must 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 actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous 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 omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included