The House extensions Specialists Ash Vale
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 Vale, 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 Vale
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:garage conversion near Ash Vale, GU12 5
kitchen renovation near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
kitchen refurbishment near North Camp, GU14 6
kitchen refurbishment near Ash, GU12 5
bathroom renovations near South Farnborough, GU14 6
house renovation near Farnborough, GU14 6
kitchen renovation near Mytchett, GU16 6
property refurbishment near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
home improvement near Frimley Green, GU16 6
house refurbishments near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some hints as to what the ideal price is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products 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 range in the cost of numerous products that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly 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 actually be very misleading. 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 current customers
It’s simple for home builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Present clients 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included 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 method to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included