The Terraced house extension Specialists West Heath
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 West Heath, GU14 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 West Heath
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:kitchen refurbishment near West Heath, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Fox Lane, GU14 9
kitchen renovation near Rafborough, GU14 0
kitchen refurbishment near Cove, GU14 0
kitchen renovation near Southwood, GU14 0
renovation near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
house refurbishments near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Hawley, GU17 9
bathroom renovations near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
garage conversion near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
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 picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding what the right price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future problems if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a few customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of