The Attic extension Specialists Abbey Mead
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an attic extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does attic extension all over Abbey Mead, KT16 8 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of attic 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 Abbey Mead
Most attic 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 Attic extension Consultation
We offer free attic 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 attic extension in attic 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:house refurbishments near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
home improvement near Chertsey, KT16 8
property refurbishment near Laleham, TW18 1
property refurbishment near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
kitchen refurbishment near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
property refurbishment near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
garage conversion near Shepperton, TW17 0
garage conversion near Addlestone, KT15 1
garage conversion near Knowle Green, TW18 2
renovation near Thorpe, TW20 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually 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 out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some ideas regarding what the right rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of many items that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of