The Terraced house extension Specialists Tongham
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 Tongham, GU10 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 Tongham
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 Tongham, GU10 1
renovation near Aldershot, GU11 1
house refurbishments near Ash, GU12 5
house renovation near Montgomery Lines, GU11 2
renovation near Flexford, GU3 2
bathroom renovations near Ash Vale, GU12 5
garage conversion near North Camp, GU14 6
refurbishment company near Normandy, GU3 2
garage conversion near Wyke, GU3 2
house renovation near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the right cost is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems 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 number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of many items that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily 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 often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning 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 validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of