The Loft conversion Specialists Knaphill
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 Knaphill, GU21 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 Knaphill
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:home improvement near Knaphill, GU21 2
refurbishment company near Miles Green, GU21 2
house renovation near Whitfield Court, GU21 2
garage conversion near Brookwood, GU24 0
house refurbishments near Bisley, GU24 9
home improvement near Castle Green, GU24 8
kitchen renovation near Sheets Heath, GU24 9
kitchen refurbishment near Lucas Green, GU24 9
renovation near Horsell Birch, GU21 4
kitchen refurbishment near Hook Heath, GU22 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the best rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in 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 absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the cost of many items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of