The Extensions Specialists West Heath, GU14 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 West Heath, GU14 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 West Heath
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:house renovation near West Heath, GU14 8
house renovation near Fox Lane, GU14 9
bathroom renovations near Cove, GU14 0
house renovation near Rafborough, GU14 0
renovation near Southwood, GU14 0
garage conversion near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
renovation near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Hawley, GU17 9
kitchen renovation near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
property refurbishment near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the right rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, 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 consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of many products that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never 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 critical to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly 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 great method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of