The Loft conversion Specialists Fleet, GU51 4
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 Fleet, GU51 4 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 Fleet
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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies 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 items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the best price is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation 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 responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of lots of products that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly 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 truth it may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly 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 validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of