The Loft conversion Specialists Ash Vale
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 Vale, 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 Vale
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 Vale, GU12 5
bathroom renovations near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
house renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
house refurbishments near Ash, GU12 5
kitchen renovation near Farnborough, GU14 6
kitchen renovation near South Farnborough, GU14 6
renovation near Mytchett, GU16 6
house refurbishments near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
bathroom renovations near Frimley Green, GU16 6
renovation near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much different 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 renovation tasks; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick 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 extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances 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’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding what the best price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has actually 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand 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 thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially 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 fact it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a couple of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might 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 vital to make sure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the 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 way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of