The Loft extension Specialists Heatherside
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 Heatherside, GU15 1 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 Heatherside
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:garage conversion near Heatherside, GU15 1
property refurbishment near Frimley Ridge, GU15 1
refurbishment company near Deepcut, GU16 6
house refurbishments near Crawley Hill, GU15 2
kitchen refurbishment near Camberley, GU15 2
property refurbishment near Frimley, GU16 9
kitchen renovation near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
house refurbishments near Donkey Town, GU24 9
renovation near Bisley Camp (National Shooting Centre), GU24 0
kitchen renovation near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some clues as to what the ideal 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 issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error 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 few terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of