The Extensions Specialists Tongham
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 Tongham, GU10 1 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 Tongham
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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house refurbishments near Ash Vale, GU12 5
property refurbishment near North Camp, GU14 6
kitchen refurbishment near Normandy, GU3 2
home improvement near Wyke, GU3 2
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have just been provided with strategies 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 possibility that will result in additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints as to what the right cost is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future issues if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly 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 might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a number of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never 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 an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included