The Loft conversion Specialists Crawley Hill
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 Crawley Hill, GU15 2 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 Crawley Hill
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.
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garage conversion near Crawley Hill, GU15 2
garage conversion near Frimley Ridge, GU15 1
bathroom renovations near Frimley, GU16 9
kitchen refurbishment near Heatherside, GU15 1
house refurbishments near York Town, GU15 3
garage conversion near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
refurbishment company near Blackwater, GU17 9
house refurbishments near College Town, GU47 0
bathroom renovations near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some hints regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily 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 reality it might actually be really deceptive. 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 not difficult for home builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest 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 make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of