The Loft extension Specialists Lucas Green
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 Lucas Green, GU24 9 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 Lucas Green
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:house renovation near Lucas Green, GU24 9
house renovation near Bisley, GU24 9
home improvement near Donkey Town, GU24 9
house renovation near Miles Green, GU21 2
kitchen refurbishment near Whitfield Court, GU21 2
house refurbishments near Sheets Heath, GU24 9
home improvement near Castle Green, GU24 8
house refurbishments near Knaphill, GU21 2
renovation near Bisley Camp (National Shooting Centre), GU24 0
property refurbishment near Brook Place, GU24 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will cause additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some hints as to exactly what the best price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your assessment 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 responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also 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 utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually 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 with existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included