The Loft extension Specialists Aldershot
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft extension all over Aldershot, GU11 1 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of loft 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 Aldershot
Most loft 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 Loft extension Consultation
We offer free loft 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 loft extension in loft 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:kitchen refurbishment near Aldershot, GU11 1
renovation near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
home improvement near Tongham, GU10 1
garage conversion near Ash, GU12 5
house renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
house refurbishments near South Farnborough, GU14 6
garage conversion near Farnborough, GU14 6
house refurbishments near Ash Vale, GU12 5
refurbishment company near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
kitchen renovation near Cove, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some ideas regarding what the right rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in truth 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the expense of many items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should 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 truth it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included