The Loft extension Specialists Littlefield Common
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 Littlefield Common, GU3 3 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 Littlefield Common
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
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to just be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is just 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 ought to be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the best cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in truth 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 couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important 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 responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. 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 result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of