The Loft extension Specialists Ottershaw
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 Ottershaw, 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 Ottershaw
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 refurbishments near Ottershaw, KT16 0
garage conversion near Rowhill, KT15 1
kitchen renovation near Row Town, KT15 1
property refurbishment near Stonehill, KT16 0
house renovation near Addlestone, KT15 1
bathroom renovations near Woodham, KT15 3
kitchen renovation near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
kitchen renovation near New Haw, KT15 2
renovation near Stanners Hill, GU24 8
bathroom renovations near Sheerwater, GU21 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension since 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 remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some ideas regarding what the right cost is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial 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 an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the expense of lots of products that might be considered sensible. For instance, 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning 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 individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways 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 discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of