The Single storey extension Specialists Pondtail
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an single storey extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does single storey extension all over Pondtail, GU51 3 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of single storey 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 Pondtail
Most single storey 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 Single storey extension Consultation
We offer free single storey 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 single storey extension in single storey 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:garage conversion near Pondtail, GU51 3
house renovation near Fleet, GU51 4
kitchen renovation near Southwood, GU14 0
kitchen renovation near Church Crookham, GU52 6
kitchen renovation near Rafborough, GU14 0
bathroom renovations near Cove, GU14 0
property refurbishment near Rotten Green, GU51 1
kitchen renovation near West Heath, GU14 8
renovation near Crookham Village, GU51 5
house refurbishments near Fox Lane, GU14 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some hints as to what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to 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 need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included