The Loft conversion Specialists Pondtail
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 Pondtail, GU51 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 Pondtail
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:property refurbishment near Pondtail, GU51 3
garage conversion near Fleet, GU51 4
house refurbishments near Southwood, GU14 0
refurbishment company near Church Crookham, GU52 6
bathroom renovations near Rafborough, GU14 0
house renovation near Cove, GU14 0
renovation near Rotten Green, GU51 1
kitchen refurbishment near West Heath, GU14 8
refurbishment company near Crookham Village, GU51 5
kitchen refurbishment near Fox Lane, GU14 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily 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 since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the best price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made an error 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, 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 duty to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the expense of lots of items that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to 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 might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a few clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might 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 crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of