The House extensions Specialists Heatherside
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 Heatherside, GU15 1 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 Heatherside
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 renovation near Heatherside, GU15 1
garage conversion near Frimley Ridge, GU15 1
house renovation near Deepcut, GU16 6
bathroom renovations near Camberley, GU15 2
house renovation near Crawley Hill, GU15 2
house refurbishments near Frimley, GU16 9
kitchen refurbishment near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
garage conversion near Donkey Town, GU24 9
bathroom renovations near Bisley Camp (National Shooting Centre), GU24 0
house renovation near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely 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 mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you should just be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important 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 needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future problems 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise 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 sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify 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 an excellent method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of