The Terraced house extension Specialists Heatherside
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 Heatherside, GU15 1 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 Heatherside
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:renovation near Heatherside, GU15 1
renovation near Frimley Ridge, GU15 1
house renovation near Deepcut, GU16 6
house renovation near Camberley, GU15 2
kitchen refurbishment near Crawley Hill, GU15 2
house refurbishments near Frimley, GU16 9
house renovation near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
garage conversion near Donkey Town, GU24 9
refurbishment company near Bisley Camp (National Shooting Centre), GU24 0
refurbishment company near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some clues regarding what the ideal price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Existing clients will give 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out 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 party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included