The Attic extension Specialists Tongham
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 Tongham, GU10 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 Tongham
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:home improvement near Tongham, GU10 1
property refurbishment near Aldershot, GU11 1
house renovation near Ash, GU12 5
house renovation near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
house refurbishments near Flexford, GU3 2
garage conversion near Ash Vale, GU12 5
property refurbishment near North Camp, GU14 6
garage conversion near Wyke, GU3 2
house renovation near Normandy, GU3 2
property refurbishment near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress totally free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you should just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some ideas as to what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future concerns 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the cost of numerous items that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a number of customers who they understand have 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 just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Current customers will give 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 primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of