The Loft extension Specialists Longcross
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 Longcross, KT16 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 Longcross
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:kitchen refurbishment near Longcross, KT16 0
renovation near Knowle Hill, GU25 4
garage conversion near Trumps Green, GU25 4
refurbishment company near Virginia Water, GU25 4
kitchen renovation near Burrowhill, GU24 8
garage conversion near Stanners Hill, GU24 8
bathroom renovations near Stonehill, KT16 0
garage conversion near Shrubs Hill, SL5 0
home improvement near Brick Hill, GU24 8
home improvement near Broomhall, SL5 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on 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 might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some clues as to exactly what the right rate is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause 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 couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the cost of numerous items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought 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 look competitive when in fact it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included