The Loft extension Specialists Littlefield Common
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 Littlefield Common, GU3 3 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 Littlefield Common
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 Littlefield Common, GU3 3
garage conversion near Fairlands, GU3 3
garage conversion near Pitch Place, GU3 3
kitchen refurbishment near Willey Green, GU3 2
property refurbishment near Worplesdon, GU3 3
kitchen refurbishment near Fox Corner, GU3 3
home improvement near Wyke, GU3 2
kitchen renovation near Normandy, GU3 2
bathroom renovations near Pirbright, GU24 0
house refurbishments near Flexford, GU3 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might 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 just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some hints as to what the right rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future issues if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may really be very deceptive. 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 clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Current clients will provide 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never 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 vital to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included