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.
Nearby areas we cover:renovation near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
property refurbishment near Fox Lane, GU14 9
property refurbishment near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
house refurbishments near Hawley, GU17 9
kitchen refurbishment near West Heath, GU14 8
garage conversion near York Town, GU15 3
garage conversion near Frimley, GU16 9
garage conversion near Frimley Green, GU16 6
house renovation near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some clues as to what the best price is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in reality the builder has actually 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 number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 include figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the cost of many items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets 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 reality it might in fact be really 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 with existing clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a number of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of 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 fantastic way to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of