The Extensions Specialists Heckfield
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 Heckfield, RG27 0 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 Heckfield
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:kitchen renovation near Heckfield, RG27 0
kitchen refurbishment near Hound Green, RG27 8
property refurbishment near Bramshill, RG27 0
renovation near Hazeley Lea, RG27 8
renovation near Hazeley, RG27 8
renovation near Riseley, RG7 1
bathroom renovations near Mattingley, RG27 8
home improvement near Hazeley Heath, RG27 8
garage conversion near Stanford End, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Dipley, RG27 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made an error 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 must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of lots of 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 ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of