The Loft extension Specialists Cricket Hill
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 Cricket Hill, GU46 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 Cricket Hill
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:renovation near Cricket Hill, GU46 6
garage conversion near Darby Green, GU17 0
kitchen renovation near Yateley, GU46 6
property refurbishment near Sandhurst, GU47 9
property refurbishment near Frogmore, GU17 0
property refurbishment near Little Sandhurst, GU47 8
house refurbishments near Up Green, RG27 0
garage conversion near Blackwater, GU17 9
property refurbishment near College Town, GU47 0
kitchen renovation near Eversley Cross, RG27 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some clues regarding what the right rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in reality 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, 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 realistic, there is also a huge range in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to 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 reality it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing 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 verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included