The Loft extension Specialists Farnborough Green
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 Farnborough Green, GU16 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 Farnborough Green
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.
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garage conversion near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
kitchen refurbishment near Frimley, GU16 9
house renovation near Frimley Green, GU16 6
garage conversion near Fox Lane, GU14 9
home improvement near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
renovation near Hawley, GU17 9
renovation near West Heath, GU14 8
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension free construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future problems if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big range in the expense of many products that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee 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 excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify 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 an excellent way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of