The Extensions Specialists Church Crookham
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 Church Crookham, GU52 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 Church Crookham
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:house refurbishments near Church Crookham, GU52 6
house refurbishments near Crookham Village, GU51 5
bathroom renovations near Fleet, GU51 4
property refurbishment near Pondtail, GU51 3
kitchen refurbishment near Dogmersfield, RG27 8
renovation near Rotten Green, GU51 1
kitchen refurbishment near Winchfield Hurst, RG27 8
renovation near Southwood, GU14 0
kitchen renovation near Rafborough, GU14 0
house refurbishments near Cove, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products 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 sensible, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a number of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may 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 make sure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included 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 great method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included