The House extensions Specialists Aldershot
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 Aldershot, GU11 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 Aldershot
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 Aldershot, GU11 1
house refurbishments near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
house refurbishments near Tongham, GU10 1
bathroom renovations near Ash, GU12 5
renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
kitchen renovation near Farnborough, GU14 6
house renovation near South Farnborough, GU14 6
property refurbishment near Ash Vale, GU12 5
kitchen renovation near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
garage conversion near Rafborough, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some ideas as to what the best price is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, 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 duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of many products that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever 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 critical to make sure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of