The House extensions Specialists Heckfield
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 Heckfield, RG27 0 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 Heckfield
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 refurbishment near Heckfield, RG27 0
bathroom renovations near Hound Green, RG27 8
kitchen refurbishment near Bramshill, RG27 0
renovation near Hazeley Lea, RG27 8
kitchen renovation near Hazeley, RG27 8
kitchen renovation near Riseley, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Mattingley, RG27 8
kitchen renovation near Hazeley Heath, RG27 8
garage conversion near Stanford End, RG7 1
garage conversion near Dipley, RG27 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build 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 new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the best rate is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, 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 consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the expense of many items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective result, so make sure 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 methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included