The Loft extension Specialists Rafborough, GU14 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 Rafborough, GU14 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 Rafborough
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
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary construct and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically 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 strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some ideas as to what the right cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in reality 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of