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:home improvement near Aldershot, GU11 1
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kitchen renovation near Tongham, GU10 1
kitchen renovation near Ash, GU12 5
kitchen refurbishment near North Camp, GU14 6
home improvement near Farnborough, GU14 6
kitchen refurbishment near South Farnborough, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near Ash Vale, GU12 5
refurbishment company near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
refurbishment company near Cove, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some clues as to what the right rate is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of lots of items that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially 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 reality it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included