The Loft extension Specialists Church Crookham
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 Church Crookham, GU52 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 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 Church Crookham
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 Church Crookham, GU52 6
bathroom renovations near Crookham Village, GU51 5
garage conversion near Fleet, GU51 4
house renovation near Pondtail, GU51 3
kitchen refurbishment near Dogmersfield, RG27 8
garage conversion near Rotten Green, GU51 1
home improvement near Winchfield Hurst, RG27 8
renovation near Southwood, GU14 0
kitchen renovation near Rafborough, GU14 0
home improvement near Cove, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some ideas as to what the best price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in truth 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the cost of many products that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a couple of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of