The Extensions Specialists North Ascot, SL5 8
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 North Ascot, SL5 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 North Ascot
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.
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home improvement near Wood End, SL5 7
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house renovation near South Ascot, SL5 9
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the right cost is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future problems if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is also a substantial range in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets 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 in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of