The Loft conversion Specialists Sheerwater, GU21 5
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 Sheerwater, GU21 5 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 Sheerwater
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:garage conversion near Sheerwater, GU21 5
kitchen refurbishment near Woodham, KT15 3
property refurbishment near Pyrford, GU22 8
house refurbishments near West Byfleet, KT14 6
garage conversion near Ridgway, GU22 8
renovation near Maybury, GU22 7
garage conversion near Woking, GU22 7
house refurbishments near Pyrford Green, GU22 8
renovation near Pyrford Village, GU22 8
kitchen refurbishment near Ottershaw, KT16 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in town might be the worst option 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 brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing 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 possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some clues regarding what the right rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future issues if in reality the builder has 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the expense of many items that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available 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 often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a number of clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing 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 handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included