The Loft extension Specialists Woodham
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 Woodham, KT15 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 Woodham
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 Woodham, KT15 3
renovation near West Byfleet, KT14 6
kitchen refurbishment near Sheerwater, GU21 5
garage conversion near Rowhill, KT15 1
house refurbishments near Pyrford, GU22 8
house refurbishments near Ottershaw, KT16 0
renovation near Ridgway, GU22 8
kitchen renovation near Row Town, KT15 1
renovation near New Haw, KT15 2
home improvement near Byfleet, KT14 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very 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 quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some clues as to exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in truth the builder has actually 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential 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 comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of many products that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a few clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details 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 present customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of 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 fantastic method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included