The Loft extension Specialists Ash Vale
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 Ash Vale, GU12 5 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 Ash Vale
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:refurbishment company near Ash Vale, GU12 5
kitchen renovation near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
kitchen refurbishment near Ash, GU12 5
home improvement near South Farnborough, GU14 6
house refurbishments near Farnborough, GU14 6
house renovation near Mytchett, GU16 6
bathroom renovations near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
garage conversion near Frimley Green, GU16 6
house renovation near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody 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 save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas as to what the ideal price is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact the builder has 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be extremely 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 to existing clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main 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 many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included