The Attic extension Specialists Chobham
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 Chobham, GU24 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 Chobham
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 Chobham, GU24 8
bathroom renovations near Mimbridge, GU24 8
house refurbishments near Castle Green, GU24 8
bathroom renovations near Brook Place, GU24 8
refurbishment company near Burrowhill, GU24 8
renovation near Horsell Birch, GU21 4
garage conversion near Whitfield Court, GU21 2
home improvement near Horsell, GU21 4
home improvement near Stanners Hill, GU24 8
kitchen refurbishment near Bisley, GU24 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some clues regarding what the right cost is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, 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 consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also 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 utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the information of a few customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing 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 team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of