The Loft conversion Specialists Pitch Place
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 Pitch Place, GU3 3 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 Pitch Place
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 Pitch Place, GU3 3
house renovation near Fairlands, GU3 3
bathroom renovations near Worplesdon, GU3 3
kitchen renovation near Littlefield Common, GU3 3
renovation near Fox Corner, GU3 3
house renovation near Sutton Green, GU4 7
house refurbishments near Prey Heath, GU22 0
house renovation near Pyle Hill, GU22 0
home improvement near Willey Green, GU3 2
kitchen refurbishment near Pirbright, GU24 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress totally free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some clues as to what the ideal price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 evaluating 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 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the cost of lots of products that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may really be extremely 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 existing customers
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the details of a number of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included