The Extensions Specialists Addlestone
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does extensions all over Addlestone, KT15 1 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of extensions 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 Addlestone
Most extensions 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 Extensions Consultation
We offer free extensions 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 extensions in extensions 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.
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home improvement near New Haw, KT15 2
garage conversion near Hamm Moor, KT15 2
home improvement near Chertsey, KT16 8
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct 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 restoration jobs; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential 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 understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of numerous products that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a number of clients who they know 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 give you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure 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 exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of