The Extensions Specialists Ash
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, 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
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 Contractors in London?
- 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:refurbishment company near Ash, GU12 5
kitchen renovation near Ash Vale, GU12 5
renovation near Tongham, GU10 1
renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
refurbishment company near Normandy, GU3 2
home improvement near Wyke, GU3 2
bathroom renovations near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
house refurbishments near Aldershot, GU11 1
kitchen renovation near Flexford, GU3 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension since 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 remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints as to exactly what the right cost is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in truth 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 couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your assessment 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 sensible, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of many items 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 must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary 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 numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included