The Loft extension Specialists Heatherside
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 Heatherside, GU15 1 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 Heatherside
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:bathroom renovations near Heatherside, GU15 1
garage conversion near Frimley Ridge, GU15 1
home improvement near Deepcut, GU16 6
garage conversion near Camberley, GU15 2
house renovation near Crawley Hill, GU15 2
kitchen renovation near Frimley, GU16 9
kitchen renovation near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
refurbishment company near Donkey Town, GU24 9
property refurbishment near Bisley Camp (National Shooting Centre), GU24 0
bathroom renovations near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive 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 save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the best price is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital 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 just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets 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 sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a number of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included