The Loft extension Specialists Hawley Lane
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 Hawley Lane, GU14 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 Hawley Lane
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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house refurbishments near Hawley, GU17 9
bathroom renovations near West Heath, GU14 8
house renovation near York Town, GU15 3
garage conversion near Frimley, GU16 9
garage conversion near Frimley Green, GU16 6
garage conversion near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress totally free construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some hints as to exactly what the right price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially 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 want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of