The House extensions Specialists Fleet
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 Fleet, GU51 4 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 Fleet
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 Fleet, GU51 4
property refurbishment near Rotten Green, GU51 1
renovation near Pondtail, GU51 3
refurbishment company near Church Crookham, GU52 6
kitchen renovation near Crookham Village, GU51 5
property refurbishment near Dogmersfield, RG27 8
property refurbishment near Winchfield Hurst, RG27 8
bathroom renovations near Winchfield, RG27 8
property refurbishment near Southwood, GU14 0
house renovation near Hartfordbridge, RG27 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively 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 important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been provided with plans 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 really high probability that will lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some clues regarding what the right rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in truth 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to 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 look competitive when in fact it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included