The Extensions Specialists Aldershot, GU11 1
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does extensions all over Aldershot, GU11 1 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of extensions 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 Aldershot
Most extensions 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 Extensions Consultation
We offer free extensions 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?
- Specialists in extensions in extensions 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:garage conversion near Aldershot, GU11 1
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bathroom renovations near Tongham, GU10 1
property refurbishment near Ash, GU12 5
home improvement near North Camp, GU14 6
refurbishment company near South Farnborough, GU14 6
refurbishment company near Farnborough, GU14 6
renovation near Ash Vale, GU12 5
property refurbishment near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
house refurbishments near Rafborough, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is often 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 select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive 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 lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. 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 extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is just 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 should be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the right price is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in fact the builder has made an error 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 few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of many products that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a number of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Current customers will give 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included