The Loft extension Specialists Longcross
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 Longcross, KT16 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 Longcross
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:bathroom renovations near Longcross, KT16 0
home improvement near Knowle Hill, GU25 4
house renovation near Virginia Water, GU25 4
kitchen renovation near Trumps Green, GU25 4
property refurbishment near Burrowhill, GU24 8
refurbishment company near Stanners Hill, GU24 8
kitchen refurbishment near Stonehill, KT16 0
home improvement near Shrubs Hill, SL5 0
bathroom renovations near Brick Hill, GU24 8
garage conversion near Broomhall, SL5 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in town 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 new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some hints regarding what the ideal price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in fact 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few 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 plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the expense of many products that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a number of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of