The Loft conversion Specialists West Heath, GU14 8
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 West Heath, GU14 8 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 West Heath
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 West Heath, GU14 8
kitchen refurbishment near Fox Lane, GU14 9
garage conversion near Cove, GU14 0
kitchen refurbishment near Rafborough, GU14 0
bathroom renovations near Southwood, GU14 0
property refurbishment near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
renovation near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
bathroom renovations near Hawley, GU17 9
house refurbishments near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
kitchen renovation near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually 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 from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some ideas as to what the right rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of numerous products that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a few clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly 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 fantastic method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of