The Attic conversions Specialists Ash Vale, GU12 5
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an attic conversions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does attic conversions all over Ash Vale, GU12 5 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of attic conversions 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 Ash Vale
Most attic conversions 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 Attic conversions Consultation
We offer free attic conversions 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?
- Specialists in attic conversions in attic conversions 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 Ash Vale, GU12 5
kitchen renovation near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
kitchen refurbishment near North Camp, GU14 6
refurbishment company near Ash, GU12 5
renovation near Farnborough, GU14 6
renovation near South Farnborough, GU14 6
kitchen refurbishment near Mytchett, GU16 6
home improvement near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
renovation near Frimley Green, GU16 6
renovation near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some clues as to exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future concerns 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of lots of items that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually 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 details of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders 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 presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never 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 crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods 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 terrific method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of