The Loft extension Specialists Hythe
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 Hythe, TW20 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 Hythe
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:property refurbishment near Egham Hythe, TW20 8
house renovation near Thorpe Lea, TW20 8
kitchen renovation near Hythe, TW20 8
bathroom renovations near Knowle Green, TW18 2
home improvement near Staines, TW18 4
house refurbishments near Egham, TW20 0
house renovation near Thorpe, TW20 8
house refurbishments near Thorpe Green, TW20 8
bathroom renovations near Hythe End, TW19 5
kitchen renovation near Stroude, GU25 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some hints regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Selecting 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 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of numerous products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be really 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 current customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included