The Terraced house extension Specialists Great Hollands
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 Great Hollands, RG12 8 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 Great Hollands
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:kitchen refurbishment near Great Hollands, RG12 8
bathroom renovations near Easthampstead, RG12 7
house refurbishments near Amen Corner, RG12 8
kitchen refurbishment near Hanworth, RG12 7
house refurbishments near Wildridings, RG12 7
property refurbishment near Bracknell, RG12 7
renovation near Crown Wood, RG12 9
garage conversion near Harmans Water, RG12 9
property refurbishment near Birch Hill, RG12 7
kitchen refurbishment near Popeswood, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some clues regarding what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to 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 few terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of lots of products that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may 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 a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included