The Loft extension Specialists Byfleet
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 Byfleet, KT14 6 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 Byfleet
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:home improvement near Byfleet, KT14 6
property refurbishment near Brooklands, KT13 0
bathroom renovations near West Byfleet, KT14 6
house renovation near New Haw, KT15 2
garage conversion near Ridgway, GU22 8
kitchen refurbishment near Row Town, KT15 1
garage conversion near Woodham, KT15 3
house renovation near Hamm Moor, KT15 2
garage conversion near Pyrford, GU22 8
property refurbishment near Rowhill, KT15 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just 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 really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some ideas regarding what the best price is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the details of a few customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of