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:renovation near Ash, GU12 5
home improvement near Ash Vale, GU12 5
refurbishment company near Tongham, GU10 1
bathroom renovations near North Camp, GU14 6
property refurbishment near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
refurbishment company near Wyke, GU3 2
kitchen refurbishment near Normandy, GU3 2
bathroom renovations near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
property refurbishment near Aldershot, GU11 1
house renovation near Flexford, GU3 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress totally free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some ideas as to what the ideal price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause 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 shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products 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 also a huge variety in the expense of lots of products that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have enjoyed 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 people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
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 person who prepares and presents the quote might 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 ensure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included