The Loft extension Specialists Prey Heath, GU22 0
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 Prey Heath, GU22 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 Prey Heath
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.
Nearby areas we cover:renovation near Prey Heath, GU22 0
house renovation near Pyle Hill, GU22 0
renovation near Mayford, GU22 0
garage conversion near Sutton Green, GU4 7
house refurbishments near Westfield, GU22 9
house renovation near Send Grove, GU23 7
house refurbishments near Cartbridge, GU22 9
kitchen renovation near Mount Hermon, GU22 7
kitchen refurbishment near Kingfield, GU22 7
bathroom renovations near St Johns, GU22 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some clues as to what the right price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a big range in the cost of many items that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets 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 used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Existing clients will offer 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of