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:house refurbishments near Chertsey, KT16 8
renovation near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
bathroom renovations near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
renovation near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
house renovation near Addlestone, KT15 1
refurbishment company near Laleham, TW18 1
refurbishment company near Hamm Moor, KT15 2
house renovation near Row Town, KT15 1
bathroom renovations near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
kitchen renovation near Shepperton, TW17 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some ideas as to what the right cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial range in the cost of lots of products that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes 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 information of a couple of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning 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 people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of