The Loft conversion Specialists Abbey Mead
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft conversion 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 loft conversion 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 loft conversion 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 Loft conversion Consultation
We offer free loft conversion 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 loft conversion in loft conversion 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
renovation near Chertsey, KT16 8
bathroom renovations near Laleham, TW18 1
house renovation near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
kitchen refurbishment near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
house refurbishments near Shepperton, TW17 0
refurbishment company near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
renovation near Addlestone, KT15 1
kitchen refurbishment near Knowle Green, TW18 2
home improvement near Thorpe, TW20 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some clues as to what the right cost is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in reality 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 number of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of numerous items that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Present 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included