The Loft extension Specialists Pondtail
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 Pondtail, GU51 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 Pondtail
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:home improvement near Pondtail, GU51 3
bathroom renovations near Fleet, GU51 4
property refurbishment near Southwood, GU14 0
kitchen refurbishment near Church Crookham, GU52 6
home improvement near Cove, GU14 0
refurbishment company near Rafborough, GU14 0
refurbishment company near Rotten Green, GU51 1
bathroom renovations near West Heath, GU14 8
house renovation near Crookham Village, GU51 5
property refurbishment near Fox Lane, GU14 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the builders with a thorough 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 get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some hints regarding what the ideal price is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important 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 just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of numerous items that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may 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 speaking to current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of