The House extensions Specialists Fox Corner
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 Fox Corner, GU3 3 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 Fox Corner
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:renovation near Fox Corner, GU3 3
renovation near Worplesdon, GU3 3
home improvement near Fairlands, GU3 3
house renovation near Pirbright, GU24 0
bathroom renovations near Littlefield Common, GU3 3
kitchen refurbishment near Pitch Place, GU3 3
house renovation near Pyle Hill, GU22 0
kitchen refurbishment near Prey Heath, GU22 0
home improvement near Brookwood, GU24 0
garage conversion near Mayford, GU22 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you should just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the right price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want 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 absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of many products that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary 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 important to guarantee an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly 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 verify exactly what is excluded 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 party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of