The Loft extension Specialists Horsell
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 Horsell, GU21 4 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 Horsell
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:home improvement near Horsell, GU21 4
house renovation near Horsell Birch, GU21 4
house renovation near Woking, GU22 7
garage conversion near Maybury, GU22 7
house refurbishments near Mimbridge, GU24 8
bathroom renovations near St Johns, GU22 0
kitchen renovation near Hook Heath, GU22 0
renovation near Kingfield, GU22 7
kitchen refurbishment near Mount Hermon, GU22 7
garage conversion near Chobham, GU24 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the best cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways 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 higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the expense of many items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot 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 very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a few clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Existing 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain 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 confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included