The House extensions Specialists Fox Corner
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 Fox Corner, GU3 3 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 Fox Corner
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 Fox Corner, GU3 3
house renovation near Worplesdon, GU3 3
bathroom renovations near Fairlands, GU3 3
property refurbishment near Pirbright, GU24 0
house refurbishments near Littlefield Common, GU3 3
house refurbishments near Pitch Place, GU3 3
renovation near Prey Heath, GU22 0
bathroom renovations near Pyle Hill, GU22 0
kitchen renovation near Brookwood, GU24 0
house renovation near Mayford, GU22 0
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 selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some ideas regarding what the best price is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in truth 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have 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 could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the information of a few customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included