The Attic extension Specialists Stroude
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 Stroude, GU25 4 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 Stroude
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 renovation near Stroude, GU25 4
house refurbishments near Thorpe Green, TW20 8
garage conversion near Thorpe, TW20 8
kitchen renovation near Virginia Water, GU25 4
kitchen refurbishment near Trumps Green, GU25 4
kitchen refurbishment near Egham Hythe, TW20 8
property refurbishment near Thorpe Lea, TW20 8
property refurbishment near Hythe, TW20 8
kitchen renovation near Knowle Hill, GU25 4
house renovation near Egham Wick, TW20 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs 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 products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some clues regarding what the right rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial 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 consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially 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 reality it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often produces 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