The Loft conversion Specialists Pondtail
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 Contractors in London?
- 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:renovation near Pondtail, GU51 3
garage conversion near Fleet, GU51 4
renovation near Southwood, GU14 0
property refurbishment near Church Crookham, GU52 6
renovation near Cove, GU14 0
renovation near Rafborough, GU14 0
garage conversion near Rotten Green, GU51 1
renovation near West Heath, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Crookham Village, GU51 5
renovation near Fox Lane, GU14 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you need to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the right price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in truth 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the expense of numerous 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 should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be extremely misleading. 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 present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a few clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may 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 numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very 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 a great way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included