The Loft extension Specialists South Farnborough
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 South Farnborough, GU14 6 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 South Farnborough
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:kitchen renovation near Farnborough, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near South Farnborough, GU14 6
kitchen refurbishment near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
kitchen renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
home improvement near Mytchett, GU16 6
garage conversion near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
bathroom renovations near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
home improvement near Ash Vale, GU12 5
kitchen refurbishment near Rafborough, GU14 0
garage conversion near Cove, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress totally free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you should only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas as to what the ideal price is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has actually 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 lingo 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 higher danger of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the expense of numerous products that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they know have actually been 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 give you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded 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 instance, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of