The Terraced house extension Specialists Hound Green
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 Hound Green, RG27 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 Hound Green
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:home improvement near Hound Green, RG27 8
home improvement near Heckfield, RG27 0
garage conversion near Hazeley Lea, RG27 8
bathroom renovations near Hazeley, RG27 8
renovation near Mattingley, RG27 8
house renovation near Bramshill, RG27 0
house refurbishments near Dipley, RG27 8
renovation near Hazeley Heath, RG27 8
renovation near Hazeley Bottom, RG27 8
garage conversion near West Green, RG27 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the right price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your spending 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 comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of