The Loft conversion Specialists Willey Green
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 Willey Green, GU3 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 Willey Green
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 Willey Green, GU3 2
bathroom renovations near Normandy, GU3 2
kitchen renovation near Wyke, GU3 2
bathroom renovations near Flexford, GU3 2
garage conversion near Littlefield Common, GU3 3
property refurbishment near Fairlands, GU3 3
house renovation near Ash, GU12 5
house renovation near Pitch Place, GU3 3
garage conversion near Pirbright, GU24 0
renovation near Fox Corner, GU3 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings 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 possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees 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 inexpensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some clues regarding what the right rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in fact the builder has made an error 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 do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big range in the expense of lots of items that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations 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 recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Current customers will offer 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included