The Loft extension Specialists Farnborough Street
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 Street, GU14 8 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 Street
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:house refurbishments near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
bathroom renovations near Frimley Green, GU16 6
kitchen refurbishment near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
bathroom renovations near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
renovation near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
garage conversion near Mytchett, GU16 6
house renovation near West Heath, GU14 8
kitchen refurbishment near Farnborough, GU14 6
kitchen refurbishment near South Farnborough, GU14 6
kitchen refurbishment near Fox Lane, GU14 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some hints as to what the best rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in fact 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 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 extra expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of