The Loft extension Specialists Crookham Village, GU51 5
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 Crookham Village, GU51 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 Crookham Village
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?
- 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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some clues regarding what the right cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key 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 comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets 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 in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might 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 crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain 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 very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of