The Loft conversion Specialists Farnborough
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 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 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 Farnborough
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:renovation near Farnborough, GU14 6
property refurbishment near South Farnborough, GU14 6
house refurbishments near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
house refurbishments near North Camp, GU14 6
garage conversion near Mytchett, GU16 6
bathroom renovations near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
kitchen refurbishment near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
house renovation near Ash Vale, GU12 5
house refurbishments near Rafborough, GU14 0
garage conversion near Cove, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly 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 often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, 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 include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business 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 may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective 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
Among the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included