The Loft conversion Specialists Windlesham, GU20 6
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 Windlesham, GU20 6 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 Windlesham
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:bathroom renovations near Windlesham, GU20 6
house refurbishments near Hatton Hill, GU20 6
kitchen refurbishment near Lightwater, GU18 5
house renovation near Bagshot, GU19 5
home improvement near Brick Hill, GU24 8
garage conversion near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
home improvement near Brook Place, GU24 8
bathroom renovations near Donkey Town, GU24 9
kitchen refurbishment near Scotswood, SL5 9
house renovation near Broomhall, SL5 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress free construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some clues regarding what the best price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly 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 in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Present 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 main builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included