The House extensions Specialists Ash
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 Ash, GU12 5 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 Ash
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:kitchen refurbishment near Ash, GU12 5
garage conversion near Ash Vale, GU12 5
garage conversion near Tongham, GU10 1
renovation near North Camp, GU14 6
house renovation near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
renovation near Wyke, GU3 2
renovation near Normandy, GU3 2
garage conversion near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
kitchen renovation near Aldershot, GU11 1
house refurbishments near Flexford, GU3 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot 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 renovation jobs; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only 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 must be really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some hints as to exactly what the right cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly 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 desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important 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 responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a huge range in the expense of many items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available 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 often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Existing clients 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective result, so ensure 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 very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included