The House extensions Specialists Bagshot
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 Bagshot, GU19 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 Bagshot
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:house refurbishments near Bagshot, GU19 5
property refurbishment near Lightwater, GU18 5
house renovation near Windlesham, GU20 6
home improvement near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
kitchen renovation near Hatton Hill, GU20 6
house refurbishments near Donkey Town, GU24 9
kitchen renovation near Brick Hill, GU24 8
property refurbishment near South Ascot, SL5 9
home improvement near Heatherside, GU15 1
house refurbishments near Scotswood, SL5 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
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 should be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the best cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of many items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Existing customers will offer 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … 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 vital to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included