The Loft extension Specialists Sheerwater
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 Sheerwater, GU21 5 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 Sheerwater
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:renovation near Sheerwater, GU21 5
kitchen renovation near Woodham, KT15 3
kitchen refurbishment near Pyrford, GU22 8
renovation near West Byfleet, KT14 6
house renovation near Ridgway, GU22 8
house refurbishments near Maybury, GU22 7
property refurbishment near Woking, GU22 7
renovation near Pyrford Green, GU22 8
garage conversion near Pyrford Village, GU22 8
refurbishment company near Ottershaw, KT16 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is just 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 mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some clues as to exactly what the best price is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality the builder has actually 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing 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 need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of many products that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s simple for builders to give you the information of a few clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted 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 exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included