The Loft extension Specialists Fleet
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 Fleet, GU51 4 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 Fleet
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 Fleet, GU51 4
renovation near Rotten Green, GU51 1
kitchen refurbishment near Pondtail, GU51 3
kitchen refurbishment near Church Crookham, GU52 6
kitchen renovation near Crookham Village, GU51 5
kitchen renovation near Dogmersfield, RG27 8
renovation near Winchfield Hurst, RG27 8
house renovation near Winchfield, RG27 8
house renovation near Southwood, GU14 0
home improvement near Hartfordbridge, RG27 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must just be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone 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 money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some clues regarding what the right cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want 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 need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, 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 also a huge variety in the cost of many products that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to 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 very deceptive. 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 present clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a few customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of