The Extensions Specialists Hartley Wintney
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 Hartley Wintney, RG27 8 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 Hartley Wintney
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:renovation near Hartley Wintney, RG27 8
kitchen refurbishment near Pheonix Green, RG27 8
renovation near Hartfordbridge, RG27 8
house refurbishments near Hazeley Bottom, RG27 8
bathroom renovations near West Green, RG27 8
house refurbishments near Winchfield, RG27 8
home improvement near Murrell Green, RG27 8
garage conversion near Dipley, RG27 8
bathroom renovations near Hazeley Heath, RG27 8
kitchen renovation near Mattingley, RG27 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some hints as to exactly what the right price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s simple for builders to give you the information of a few customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
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 person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of