The Extensions Specialists Fleet, GU51 4
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 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 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 Fleet
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture 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 do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
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 ought to be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the best rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial 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 comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals 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 rest 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 ensure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included