The Loft extension Specialists Hook Heath
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 Hook Heath, GU22 0 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 Hook Heath
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:garage conversion near St Johns, GU22 0
house refurbishments near Hook Heath, GU22 0
property refurbishment near Mayford, GU22 0
house renovation near Kingfield, GU22 7
house refurbishments near Mount Hermon, GU22 7
kitchen renovation near Horsell Birch, GU21 4
kitchen refurbishment near Westfield, GU22 9
bathroom renovations near Woking, GU22 7
renovation near Knaphill, GU21 2
kitchen renovation near Pyle Hill, GU22 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
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 really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some clues as to exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has actually 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 few terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of lots of items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s simple for contractors to give you the information of a number of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing 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 team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main 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 numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical 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
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of