The House extensions Specialists West Heath
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 West Heath, GU14 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 West Heath
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:home improvement near West Heath, GU14 8
garage conversion near Fox Lane, GU14 9
bathroom renovations near Rafborough, GU14 0
bathroom renovations near Cove, GU14 0
kitchen renovation near Southwood, GU14 0
kitchen renovation near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
refurbishment company near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
house renovation near Hawley, GU17 9
garage conversion near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
refurbishment company near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house 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 easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the right rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has 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 couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge range in the cost of lots of products that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly 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 look competitive when in truth it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the very 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 a great way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included