The House extensions Specialists Heatherside
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 Heatherside, GU15 1 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 Heatherside
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:house refurbishments near Heatherside, GU15 1
house renovation near Frimley Ridge, GU15 1
kitchen refurbishment near Deepcut, GU16 6
bathroom renovations near Crawley Hill, GU15 2
home improvement near Camberley, GU15 2
kitchen renovation near Frimley, GU16 9
house refurbishments near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
house renovation near Donkey Town, GU24 9
house refurbishments near Bisley Camp (National Shooting Centre), GU24 0
kitchen refurbishment near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some ideas as to what the best rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation 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 responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of many products that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included