The Single storey extension Specialists West Heath
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 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 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 West Heath
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:renovation near West Heath, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Fox Lane, GU14 9
garage conversion near Rafborough, GU14 0
kitchen refurbishment near Cove, GU14 0
kitchen renovation near Southwood, GU14 0
kitchen refurbishment near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
home improvement near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
house renovation near Hawley, GU17 9
property refurbishment near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
renovation near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
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 choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is often 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 pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the best price is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, 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 huge variety in the expense of numerous items that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must 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 fact it may actually be extremely 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 present clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references 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. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of 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 unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included