The Extensions Specialists North Camp
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 Camp, GU14 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 North Camp
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.
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kitchen renovation near Ash Vale, GU12 5
home improvement near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
garage conversion near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
kitchen renovation near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
property refurbishment near Mytchett, GU16 6
refurbishment company near Ash, GU12 5
kitchen refurbishment near Rafborough, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress totally free build and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you must only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot 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 restoration projects; however that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints regarding what the right rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has made an error 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical 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 only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of many items that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise 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 often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of 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 fantastic method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included