The Loft extension Specialists Pitch Place
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 Pitch Place, 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 Pitch Place
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 Pitch Place, GU3 3
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bathroom renovations near Worplesdon, GU3 3
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refurbishment company near Fox Corner, GU3 3
home improvement near Sutton Green, GU4 7
kitchen renovation near Pyle Hill, GU22 0
bathroom renovations near Prey Heath, GU22 0
house renovation near Willey Green, GU3 2
kitchen renovation near Pirbright, GU24 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. 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 even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the right cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in truth 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial 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 only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s easy 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 contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included