The Loft extension Specialists Farnham Park
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 Park, 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 Park
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the right rate is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important 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 consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s simple for home builders to give you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of