The Loft conversion Specialists Knowle 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 Knowle Hill, GU25 4 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 Knowle 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.
Nearby areas we cover:house refurbishments near Knowle Hill, GU25 4
kitchen refurbishment near Longcross, KT16 0
kitchen renovation near Virginia Water, GU25 4
property refurbishment near Trumps Green, GU25 4
kitchen refurbishment near Shrubs Hill, SL5 0
kitchen renovation near Stroude, GU25 4
renovation near Broomhall, SL5 9
bathroom renovations near Sunningdale, SL5 0
property refurbishment near Burrowhill, GU24 8
house renovation near Stanners Hill, GU24 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some hints as to exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in truth 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 definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired 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 often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s simple for home builders to give you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of