The Attic extension Specialists Pondtail
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 Pondtail, GU51 3 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 Pondtail
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:bathroom renovations near Pondtail, GU51 3
property refurbishment near Fleet, GU51 4
house renovation near Southwood, GU14 0
house refurbishments near Church Crookham, GU52 6
house refurbishments near Rafborough, GU14 0
house renovation near Cove, GU14 0
property refurbishment near Rotten Green, GU51 1
refurbishment company near West Heath, GU14 8
renovation near Crookham Village, GU51 5
refurbishment company near Fox Lane, GU14 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some clues regarding what the ideal price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of many products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included