The Loft extension Specialists Ash
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 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 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 Ash
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:home improvement near Ash, GU12 5
kitchen refurbishment near Ash Vale, GU12 5
garage conversion near Tongham, GU10 1
house refurbishments near North Camp, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
home improvement near Normandy, GU3 2
renovation near Wyke, GU3 2
home improvement near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
renovation near Aldershot, GU11 1
home improvement near Flexford, GU3 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension because 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 contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also 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 utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Current clients will provide 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of