The Loft extension Specialists Tongham
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 Tongham, GU10 1 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 Tongham
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 Tongham, GU10 1
bathroom renovations near Aldershot, GU11 1
kitchen refurbishment near Ash, GU12 5
kitchen refurbishment near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
garage conversion near Flexford, GU3 2
bathroom renovations near Ash Vale, GU12 5
home improvement near North Camp, GU14 6
renovation near Normandy, GU3 2
garage conversion near Wyke, GU3 2
bathroom renovations near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints regarding what the right price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in reality the builder has 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of many products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the information of a number of customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure 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 see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of