The Loft extension Specialists York Town
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 York Town, GU15 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 York Town
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:bathroom renovations near York Town, GU15 3
property refurbishment near Blackwater, GU17 9
property refurbishment near Hawley, GU17 9
property refurbishment near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
bathroom renovations near Frogmore, GU17 0
bathroom renovations near Crawley Hill, GU15 2
kitchen refurbishment near Camberley, GU15 2
house refurbishments near Frimley, GU16 9
bathroom renovations near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
house renovation near College Town, GU47 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often 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 extensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with plans 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 a really high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some clues as to what the right rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of numerous items that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact 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 comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a few customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may 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 lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly 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 an excellent method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of