The Loft extension Specialists Farnborough Street
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 Farnborough Street, GU14 8 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 Farnborough Street
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:house renovation near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
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bathroom renovations near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
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garage conversion near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
kitchen renovation near Mytchett, GU16 6
bathroom renovations near West Heath, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Farnborough, GU14 6
kitchen renovation near South Farnborough, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near Fox Lane, GU14 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you should just be talking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some clues as to exactly what the right price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of many products that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered 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 utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … 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 crucial to make sure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of