The Terraced house extension Specialists Farnborough
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an terraced house extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does terraced house extension all over Farnborough, GU14 6 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of terraced house 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 Farnborough
Most terraced house 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 Terraced house extension Consultation
We offer free terraced house 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 terraced house extension in terraced house 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 South Farnborough, GU14 6
bathroom renovations near Farnborough, GU14 6
kitchen refurbishment near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
garage conversion near North Camp, GU14 6
garage conversion near Mytchett, GU16 6
property refurbishment near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
renovation near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Ash Vale, GU12 5
renovation near Rafborough, GU14 0
house refurbishments near Cove, GU14 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of numerous products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of