The Loft extension Specialists Fox Corner
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 Fox Corner, 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 Fox Corner
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 extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress totally free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far 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 right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the best cost is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial 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 only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of many items that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never 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 important to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless 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 included