The Attic conversions Specialists Farnborough
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an attic conversions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does attic conversions all over 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 attic conversions 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
Most attic conversions 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 Attic conversions Consultation
We offer free attic conversions 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 attic conversions in attic conversions 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 refurbishments near Farnborough, GU14 6
renovation near South Farnborough, GU14 6
home improvement near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
kitchen refurbishment near North Camp, GU14 6
garage conversion near Mytchett, GU16 6
kitchen renovation near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
garage conversion near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
renovation near Ash Vale, GU12 5
property refurbishment near Cove, GU14 0
property refurbishment near Rafborough, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice 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 uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some clues regarding what the right rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in reality 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical 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 many products that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to 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 reality it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the details of a few clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods 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 fantastic method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of