The Attic extension Specialists Fox Lane
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 Fox Lane, GU14 9 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 Fox Lane
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:kitchen refurbishment near Fox Lane, GU14 9
kitchen renovation near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Hawley, GU17 9
bathroom renovations near West Heath, GU14 8
garage conversion near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
property refurbishment near Blackwater, GU17 9
kitchen renovation near Rafborough, GU14 0
house renovation near Cove, GU14 0
renovation near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Southwood, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town 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 unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will result in extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some clues as to exactly what the best rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future issues if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment 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 include figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the cost of many products that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever 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 crucial to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included