The Extensions Specialists Fox Lane, GU14 9
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 Fox Lane, GU14 9 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 Fox Lane
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:kitchen refurbishment near Fox Lane, GU14 9
house renovation near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
garage conversion near Hawley, GU17 9
house refurbishments near West Heath, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
garage conversion near Blackwater, GU17 9
property refurbishment near Rafborough, GU14 0
kitchen refurbishment near Cove, GU14 0
renovation near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
home improvement near Southwood, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often 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 thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered 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 likelihood that will result in additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues as to exactly what the right cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in truth the builder has 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater 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’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the expense of many products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of