The Attic extension Specialists Knaphill
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 Knaphill, GU21 2 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 Knaphill
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 Knaphill, GU21 2
bathroom renovations near Miles Green, GU21 2
kitchen renovation near Whitfield Court, GU21 2
house renovation near Brookwood, GU24 0
property refurbishment near Bisley, GU24 9
renovation near Castle Green, GU24 8
house refurbishments near Sheets Heath, GU24 9
house refurbishments near Lucas Green, GU24 9
house renovation near Horsell Birch, GU21 4
property refurbishment near St Johns, GU22 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is frequently since they don’t 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 on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some ideas regarding what the best rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact the builder has 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 absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the cost of lots of items that could be considered practical. For instance, 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might 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 vital to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of