The Loft extension Specialists Ascot
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft extension all over Ascot, SL5 7 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of loft 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 Ascot
Most loft 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 Loft extension Consultation
We offer free loft 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 loft extension in loft 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 renovation near Ascot, SL5 7
garage conversion near Sunninghill, SL5 7
home improvement near South Ascot, SL5 9
bathroom renovations near Wood End, SL5 7
property refurbishment near Cheapside, SL5 7
home improvement near North Ascot, SL5 8
renovation near The Rise, SL5 0
bathroom renovations near Brookside, SL5 8
garage conversion near Scotswood, SL5 9
refurbishment company near Blacknest, SL5 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get 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 right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the best price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future issues if in reality the builder has made an error 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 evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key 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 only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of numerous items that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the information of a few clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included