The Attic extension Specialists Chertsey Meads
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 Chertsey Meads, 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 Chertsey Meads
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:kitchen refurbishment near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
property refurbishment near Chertsey, KT16 8
renovation near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
bathroom renovations near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
property refurbishment near Laleham, TW18 1
kitchen refurbishment near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
kitchen refurbishment near Shepperton, TW17 0
house renovation near Addlestone, KT15 1
refurbishment company near Hamm Moor, KT15 2
bathroom renovations near Littleton, TW17 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the right price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially 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 shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products 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 practical, there is also a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included