The Loft extension Specialists Abbey Mead
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft extension all over Abbey Mead, KT16 8 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of loft extension 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 Abbey Mead
Most loft extension 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 extension Consultation
We offer free loft extension 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 extension in loft extension 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:renovation near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
house refurbishments near Chertsey, KT16 8
garage conversion near Laleham, TW18 1
home improvement near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
house renovation near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
home improvement near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
kitchen renovation near Shepperton, TW17 0
bathroom renovations near Addlestone, KT15 1
kitchen refurbishment near Knowle Green, TW18 2
kitchen refurbishment near Thorpe, TW20 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you should only be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some ideas regarding what the right rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial 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 comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of 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 a terrific method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of