The Terraced house extension Specialists Pondtail
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 Pondtail, GU51 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 Pondtail
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:bathroom renovations near Pondtail, GU51 3
property refurbishment near Fleet, GU51 4
garage conversion near Southwood, GU14 0
garage conversion near Church Crookham, GU52 6
home improvement near Rafborough, GU14 0
house refurbishments near Cove, GU14 0
kitchen renovation near Rotten Green, GU51 1
renovation near West Heath, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Crookham Village, GU51 5
bathroom renovations near Fox Lane, GU14 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily 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 typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made an error 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 need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the cost of many items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included