The House extensions Specialists Rafborough
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 Rafborough, GU14 0 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 Rafborough
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:property refurbishment near Cove, GU14 0
property refurbishment near Rafborough, GU14 0
property refurbishment near Southwood, GU14 0
home improvement near West Heath, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
kitchen refurbishment near Fox Lane, GU14 9
garage conversion near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
property refurbishment near South Farnborough, GU14 6
house renovation near Farnborough, GU14 6
renovation near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension because 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 renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial 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 consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included 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 fantastic way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included