The Loft extension Specialists Hartley Wintney
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 Hartley Wintney, RG27 8 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 Hartley Wintney
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 renovation near Hartley Wintney, RG27 8
bathroom renovations near Pheonix Green, RG27 8
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renovation near Hazeley Bottom, RG27 8
home improvement near West Green, RG27 8
garage conversion near Winchfield, RG27 8
house refurbishments near Murrell Green, RG27 8
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renovation near Hazeley Heath, RG27 8
renovation near Mattingley, RG27 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you ought to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on and that 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 has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive 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 considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in fact the builder has made an error 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 few terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two 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 comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the expense of numerous items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous 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 dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of 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 uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of