The Loft extension Specialists Ascot
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 Ascot, SL5 7 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 Ascot
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:renovation near Ascot, SL5 7
property refurbishment near Sunninghill, SL5 7
home improvement near South Ascot, SL5 9
house renovation near Wood End, SL5 7
property refurbishment near Cheapside, SL5 7
renovation near North Ascot, SL5 8
kitchen renovation near The Rise, SL5 0
kitchen refurbishment near Brookside, SL5 8
kitchen refurbishment near Scotswood, SL5 9
kitchen renovation near Blacknest, SL5 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you need to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas as to what the best price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical 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 an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Existing clients 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever 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 critical to make sure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included