The Loft conversion Specialists Ashford, TW15 2
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft conversion all over Ashford, TW15 2 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of loft conversion 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 Ashford
Most loft conversion 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 Loft conversion Consultation
We offer free loft conversion 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?
- Specialists in loft conversion in loft conversion 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.
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bathroom renovations near Ashford Common, TW15 1
garage conversion near West Bedfont, TW14 8
kitchen renovation near Stanwell, TW19 7
property refurbishment near Charlton, TW17 0
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice 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 uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee 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 everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some hints as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital 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 responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big range in the expense of many products that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included