The House extensions Specialists Ash
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house extensions all over Ash, GU12 5 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of house 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 Ash
Most house 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 House extensions Consultation
We offer free house 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 house extensions in house 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:renovation near Ash, GU12 5
kitchen refurbishment near Ash Vale, GU12 5
garage conversion near Tongham, GU10 1
house refurbishments near North Camp, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
bathroom renovations near Wyke, GU3 2
property refurbishment near Normandy, GU3 2
garage conversion near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
renovation near Aldershot, GU11 1
kitchen renovation near Flexford, GU3 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress totally free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the right cost is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in reality the builder has 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the expense of many items that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily 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 appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the details of a number of customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never 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 make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included