The Attic extension Specialists Ash Vale
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 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 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 Ash Vale
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:house renovation near Ash Vale, GU12 5
bathroom renovations near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
house renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
home improvement near Ash, GU12 5
house refurbishments near South Farnborough, GU14 6
garage conversion near Farnborough, GU14 6
home improvement near Mytchett, GU16 6
property refurbishment near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
renovation near Frimley Green, GU16 6
house refurbishments near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some hints as to exactly what the right price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future issues if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be important 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 a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included