The Loft extension Specialists St Johns, 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 St Johns, 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 St Johns
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 really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to just be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the expense of many items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never 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 crucial to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning 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 what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included