The Loft extension Specialists Castle Green
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 Castle Green, GU24 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 Castle Green
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 Castle Green, GU24 8
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kitchen renovation near Knaphill, GU21 2
garage conversion near Lucas Green, GU24 9
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you should only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option 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 unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some clues regarding what the ideal cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be vital 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 just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about sensible. For instance, 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 great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the details of a number of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Present clients 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of