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:property refurbishment near Fleet, GU51 4
kitchen refurbishment near Rotten Green, GU51 1
kitchen renovation near Pondtail, GU51 3
bathroom renovations near Church Crookham, GU52 6
bathroom renovations near Crookham Village, GU51 5
kitchen renovation near Dogmersfield, RG27 8
garage conversion near Winchfield Hurst, RG27 8
refurbishment company near Winchfield, RG27 8
property refurbishment near Southwood, GU14 0
house renovation near Hartfordbridge, RG27 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you should just be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some hints regarding what the best price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important 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 only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of many items that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be extremely deceptive. 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 existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information 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 couple of present customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … 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 crucial to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning 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 verify exactly what is excluded 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 celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of