The Loft extension Specialists Farnborough Park
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 Park, GU14 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 Park
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 Farnborough Park, GU14 7
kitchen renovation near Mytchett, GU16 6
renovation near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
kitchen refurbishment near Farnborough, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near South Farnborough, GU14 6
home improvement near Frimley Green, GU16 6
kitchen renovation near Rafborough, GU14 0
property refurbishment near Cove, GU14 0
garage conversion near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
house refurbishments near North Camp, GU14 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some ideas as to what the best price is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big range in the cost of lots of products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the information of a number of clients who they understand have mored than happy 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 offer you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of