The Rear extension Specialists Ascot
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an rear extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does rear extension all over Ascot, SL5 7 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of rear extension 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 Ascot
Most rear extension 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 Rear extension Consultation
We offer free rear extension 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 rear extension in rear extension 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:bathroom renovations near Ascot, SL5 7
kitchen refurbishment near Sunninghill, SL5 7
home improvement near South Ascot, SL5 9
garage conversion near Wood End, SL5 7
property refurbishment near Cheapside, SL5 7
home improvement near North Ascot, SL5 8
kitchen renovation near The Rise, SL5 0
kitchen renovation near Brookside, SL5 8
home improvement near Scotswood, SL5 9
kitchen renovation near Blacknest, SL5 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you must only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas as to what the right price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future problems if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should 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 might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included