The Loft extension Specialists Crawley Hill
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft extension all over Crawley Hill, GU15 2 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of loft extension 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 Crawley Hill
Most loft extension 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 extension Consultation
We offer free loft extension 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 extension in loft extension 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 Camberley, GU15 2
kitchen renovation near Crawley Hill, GU15 2
property refurbishment near Frimley Ridge, GU15 1
refurbishment company near Frimley, GU16 9
house renovation near Heatherside, GU15 1
garage conversion near York Town, GU15 3
home improvement near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
kitchen refurbishment near Blackwater, GU17 9
property refurbishment near College Town, GU47 0
home improvement near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much 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 renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will cause additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the best rate is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future problems if in reality the builder has 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big range in the cost of numerous products that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might 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 vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included