The Terraced house extension Specialists Pitch Place
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 Pitch Place, GU3 3 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 Pitch Place
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:property refurbishment near Pitch Place, GU3 3
bathroom renovations near Fairlands, GU3 3
house refurbishments near Worplesdon, GU3 3
bathroom renovations near Littlefield Common, GU3 3
property refurbishment near Fox Corner, GU3 3
house refurbishments near Sutton Green, GU4 7
bathroom renovations near Pyle Hill, GU22 0
refurbishment company near Prey Heath, GU22 0
refurbishment company near Willey Green, GU3 2
kitchen refurbishment near Pirbright, GU24 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you ought to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some hints as to what the right rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the cost of many items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a few clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included 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 an excellent method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included