The Attic extension Specialists Ashford
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an attic extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does attic extension all over Ashford, TW15 2 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of attic 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 Ashford
Most attic 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 Attic extension Consultation
We offer free attic 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 attic extension in attic 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 Ashford, TW15 2
house renovation near Staines, TW18 4
house refurbishments near Knowle Green, TW18 2
kitchen refurbishment near Ashford Common, TW15 1
house refurbishments near Littleton Common, TW15 1
home improvement near West Bedfont, TW14 8
bathroom renovations near Stanwell, TW19 7
bathroom renovations near Charlton, TW17 0
home improvement near Littleton, TW17 0
bathroom renovations near Laleham, TW18 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included 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 loan, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some ideas as to what the ideal price is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future problems 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need 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 huge variety in the expense of many products that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the information 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 only going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Present clients 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 website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included