The Loft extension Specialists Pondtail, GU51 3
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 Pondtail, GU51 3 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 Pondtail
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.
Nearby areas we cover:kitchen refurbishment near Pondtail, GU51 3
kitchen refurbishment near Fleet, GU51 4
house refurbishments near Southwood, GU14 0
home improvement near Church Crookham, GU52 6
kitchen renovation near Rafborough, GU14 0
home improvement near Cove, GU14 0
kitchen refurbishment near Rotten Green, GU51 1
renovation near West Heath, GU14 8
house refurbishments near Crookham Village, GU51 5
garage conversion near Fox Lane, GU14 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some hints as to exactly what the best rate is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a big variety in the expense of many products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with 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 verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included