The House extensions Specialists Hartley Wintney
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 Hartley Wintney, RG27 8 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 Hartley Wintney
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 Hartley Wintney, RG27 8
renovation near Pheonix Green, RG27 8
renovation near Hartfordbridge, RG27 8
property refurbishment near Hazeley Bottom, RG27 8
home improvement near West Green, RG27 8
home improvement near Winchfield, RG27 8
house renovation near Murrell Green, RG27 8
bathroom renovations near Dipley, RG27 8
bathroom renovations near Hazeley Heath, RG27 8
kitchen refurbishment near Mattingley, RG27 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because 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 builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right 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 ought to be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the best price is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has provided 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 couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a number of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of