The Loft extension Specialists Hawley, GU17 9
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 Hawley, GU17 9 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 Hawley
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?
- 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
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding what the best price is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs during construction and your spending plan blowing 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 understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the cost of many products that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets 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 appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included