The Attic extension Specialists South Farnborough
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 South Farnborough, GU14 6 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 South Farnborough
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 Farnborough, GU14 6
home improvement near South Farnborough, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
property refurbishment near North Camp, GU14 6
home improvement near Mytchett, GU16 6
house renovation near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
kitchen refurbishment near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
kitchen refurbishment near Ash Vale, GU12 5
property refurbishment near Rafborough, GU14 0
property refurbishment near Cove, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some hints as to what the ideal price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems if in fact the builder has actually 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of lots of products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets 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 in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the details of a number of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never 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 make sure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of