The Loft extension Specialists Farnham Common
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 Farnham Common, SL2 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 Farnham Common
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 Farnham Common, SL2 3
kitchen refurbishment near Egypt, SL2 3
home improvement near Hollybush Corner, SL2 3
kitchen renovation near Hedgerley Hill, SL2 4
bathroom renovations near Hedgerley, SL2 3
kitchen refurbishment near Farnham Royal, SL2 3
house refurbishments near Farnham Park, SL2 3
garage conversion near Hollybush Hill, SL2 4
renovation near East Burnham, SL2 3
house refurbishments near Stoke Poges, SL2 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas regarding what the best price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in fact the builder has actually 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 must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big range in the cost of numerous items that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly 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 a terrific way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included