The Extensions Specialists Littlefield Common
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does extensions all over Littlefield Common, 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 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 Littlefield Common
Most 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 Extensions Consultation
We offer free 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 extensions in 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.
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property refurbishment near Worplesdon, GU3 3
house renovation near Fox Corner, GU3 3
garage conversion near Normandy, GU3 2
kitchen refurbishment near Wyke, GU3 2
garage conversion near Pirbright, GU24 0
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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 choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas regarding what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never 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 ensure an effective outcome, 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 included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included