The Loft conversion Specialists Heatherside
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 Heatherside, GU15 1 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 Heatherside
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:kitchen refurbishment near Heatherside, GU15 1
house renovation near Frimley Ridge, GU15 1
renovation near Deepcut, GU16 6
renovation near Camberley, GU15 2
home improvement near Crawley Hill, GU15 2
property refurbishment near Frimley, GU16 9
garage conversion near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
house renovation near Donkey Town, GU24 9
garage conversion near Bisley Camp (National Shooting Centre), GU24 0
renovation near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders 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 properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the home builders with a detailed 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 much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone 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 money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some clues as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of numerous products that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded 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 verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included