The Loft conversion stairs Specialists Lightwater
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft conversion stairs, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft conversion stairs all over Lightwater, GU18 5 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 stairs 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 Lightwater
Most loft conversion stairs 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 stairs Consultation
We offer free loft conversion stairs 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 stairs in loft conversion stairs 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 Lightwater, GU18 5
garage conversion near Windlesham, GU20 6
kitchen renovation near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
refurbishment company near Bagshot, GU19 5
property refurbishment near Hatton Hill, GU20 6
house renovation near Donkey Town, GU24 9
garage conversion near Brook Place, GU24 8
house renovation near Brick Hill, GU24 8
property refurbishment near Heatherside, GU15 1
house refurbishments near Lucas Green, GU24 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will cause additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a big range in the cost of numerous products that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must 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 reality it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of