The Loft extension Specialists Fairlands
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 Fairlands, GU3 3 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 Fairlands
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:garage conversion near Fairlands, GU3 3
kitchen refurbishment near Littlefield Common, GU3 3
kitchen renovation near Pitch Place, GU3 3
house renovation near Worplesdon, GU3 3
home improvement near Fox Corner, GU3 3
house renovation near Willey Green, GU3 2
house refurbishments near Pirbright, GU24 0
renovation near Wyke, GU3 2
kitchen refurbishment near Normandy, GU3 2
renovation near Prey Heath, GU22 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the best cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial range in the expense of many products that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be extremely deceptive. 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 present customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a few customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of