The Loft extension Specialists Chertsey
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 Chertsey, 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 Chertsey
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:kitchen renovation near Chertsey, KT16 8
bathroom renovations near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
kitchen refurbishment near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
house refurbishments near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
house renovation near Addlestone, KT15 1
house refurbishments near Laleham, TW18 1
property refurbishment near Hamm Moor, KT15 2
home improvement near Row Town, KT15 1
property refurbishment near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
property refurbishment near Shepperton, TW17 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension because 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 builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand 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 cheapest quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some hints as to what the ideal price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available 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 utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s simple for home builders to give you the information of a few clients who they understand have 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 provide you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of