The Loft extension Specialists Egham
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 Egham, TW20 0 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 Egham
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some hints as to what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
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 provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of