The Loft extension Specialists Ash Vale
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 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 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 Vale
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:refurbishment company near Ash Vale, GU12 5
garage conversion near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
bathroom renovations near North Camp, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near Ash, GU12 5
property refurbishment near Farnborough, GU14 6
garage conversion near South Farnborough, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near Mytchett, GU16 6
renovation near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
house renovation near Frimley Green, GU16 6
bathroom renovations near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered 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 an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some hints regarding what the right price is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future issues if in reality 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 couple of terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially 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 truth it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included