The Loft conversion Specialists Chobham
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 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 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 Chobham
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:refurbishment company near Chobham, GU24 8
house refurbishments near Mimbridge, GU24 8
kitchen refurbishment near Castle Green, GU24 8
home improvement near Brook Place, GU24 8
house refurbishments near Burrowhill, GU24 8
kitchen renovation near Horsell Birch, GU21 4
home improvement near Whitfield Court, GU21 2
garage conversion near Horsell, GU21 4
house renovation near Stanners Hill, GU24 8
home improvement 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 saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some clues as to exactly what the right rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably 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 shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical 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 just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, 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 build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of