The Loft extension Specialists West Heath
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 West Heath, GU14 8 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 West Heath
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:refurbishment company near West Heath, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Fox Lane, GU14 9
house renovation near Cove, GU14 0
bathroom renovations near Rafborough, GU14 0
kitchen refurbishment near Southwood, GU14 0
renovation near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
kitchen renovation near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
refurbishment company near Hawley, GU17 9
property refurbishment near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
garage conversion near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you must be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the best price is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future issues if in fact 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely 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 blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of numerous products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, 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 better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify 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 consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of