The Loft extension Specialists Tongham
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 Tongham, GU10 1 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 Tongham
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:home improvement near Tongham, GU10 1
kitchen renovation near Aldershot, GU11 1
kitchen refurbishment near Ash, GU12 5
home improvement near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
property refurbishment near Flexford, GU3 2
home improvement near Ash Vale, GU12 5
property refurbishment near North Camp, GU14 6
garage conversion near Wyke, GU3 2
kitchen renovation near Normandy, GU3 2
home improvement near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to what the ideal price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the cost of lots of products that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to 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 appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of