The Loft conversion Specialists Ash
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft conversion, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft conversion all over Ash, GU12 5 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of loft conversion 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 Ash
Most loft conversion 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 conversion Consultation
We offer free loft conversion 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 conversion in loft conversion 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 renovation near Ash, GU12 5
house refurbishments near Ash Vale, GU12 5
kitchen refurbishment near Tongham, GU10 1
house renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
kitchen refurbishment near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
renovation near Wyke, GU3 2
home improvement near Normandy, GU3 2
home improvement near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
kitchen renovation near Aldershot, GU11 1
home improvement near Flexford, GU3 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some ideas as to what the best cost is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in truth 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of many items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the details of a number of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of