The Single storey extension Specialists Southwood
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 Southwood, GU14 0 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 Southwood
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.
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kitchen refurbishment near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
house refurbishments near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the expense of numerous items that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available 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 appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a few clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included