The Extensions Specialists South Ascot, SL5 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 South Ascot, SL5 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 South 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.
Nearby areas we cover:home improvement near Ascot, SL5 7
refurbishment company near Sunninghill, SL5 7
renovation near The Rise, SL5 0
bathroom renovations near Scotswood, SL5 9
home improvement near Cheapside, SL5 7
bathroom renovations near North Ascot, SL5 8
bathroom renovations near Sunningdale, SL5 0
renovation near Wood End, SL5 7
kitchen renovation near Broomhall, SL5 9
property refurbishment near Tittenhurst, SL5 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should just be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct 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 new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some clues as to exactly what the best rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in reality the builder has actually 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend 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 products that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially 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 look competitive when in truth it might in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of