The Extensions Specialists Ash Vale, GU12 5
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 Ash Vale, GU12 5 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 Ash Vale
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:house refurbishments near Ash Vale, GU12 5
house renovation near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
kitchen renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
garage conversion near Ash, GU12 5
house renovation near Farnborough, GU14 6
refurbishment company near South Farnborough, GU14 6
house refurbishments near Mytchett, GU16 6
home improvement near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
garage conversion near Frimley Green, GU16 6
house renovation near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the best cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in fact 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 absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the cost of lots of products that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to 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 appearance competitive when in fact it may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. 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 result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included