The Attic extension Specialists Aldershot
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an attic extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does attic extension all over Aldershot, GU11 1 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of attic 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 Aldershot
Most attic 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 Attic extension Consultation
We offer free attic 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 attic extension in attic 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:property refurbishment near Aldershot, GU11 1
home improvement near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
kitchen renovation near Tongham, GU10 1
house renovation near Ash, GU12 5
kitchen refurbishment near North Camp, GU14 6
house renovation near South Farnborough, GU14 6
home improvement near Farnborough, GU14 6
home improvement near Ash Vale, GU12 5
garage conversion near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
garage conversion near Cove, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; 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 comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some ideas as to what the best cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is also a substantial range in the cost of lots of products that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be really deceptive. 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 customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a number of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might 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 vital to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included