The Terraced house extension Specialists The Ridges
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 The Ridges, RG40 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 The Ridges
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 The Ridges, RG40 3
kitchen refurbishment near Finchampstead, RG40 4
home improvement near Wick Hill, RG40 3
house renovation near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
kitchen refurbishment near Eversley Cross, RG27 0
kitchen refurbishment near Heathlands, RG40 3
bathroom renovations near Eversley Centre, RG27 0
home improvement near The Throat, RG40 3
property refurbishment near Eversley, RG27 0
kitchen renovation near Little Sandhurst, GU47 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the best cost is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues if in reality 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of many products that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly 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 might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify 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 fantastic method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of