The Loft extension Specialists Chobham
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 Chobham, 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 Chobham
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 Chobham, GU24 8
house refurbishments near Mimbridge, GU24 8
home improvement near Castle Green, GU24 8
bathroom renovations near Brook Place, GU24 8
home improvement near Burrowhill, GU24 8
kitchen renovation near Horsell Birch, GU21 4
home improvement near Whitfield Court, GU21 2
kitchen renovation near Horsell, GU21 4
house renovation near Stanners Hill, GU24 8
house refurbishments near Bisley, GU24 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary construct and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough 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 exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
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 need to be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some ideas regarding what the right rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in truth 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of many items that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the details of a number of customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of