The Attic extension Specialists Farnborough
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 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 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 Farnborough
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:house refurbishments near Farnborough, GU14 6
house renovation near South Farnborough, GU14 6
kitchen renovation near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
house refurbishments near North Camp, GU14 6
house refurbishments near Mytchett, GU16 6
bathroom renovations near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
kitchen renovation near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Ash Vale, GU12 5
home improvement near Cove, GU14 0
bathroom renovations near Rafborough, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will result in extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the right cost is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth the builder has made an error 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 few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Current 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 primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … 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 vital to make sure an effective outcome, so make sure 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 ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included