The Extensions Specialists South Farnborough, GU14 6
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 South Farnborough, GU14 6 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 South Farnborough
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
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house 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 properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the best price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may 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 faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise 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 used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may really be really 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 with current customers
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included