The Extensions Specialists Chertsey Meads
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 Chertsey Meads, KT16 8 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 Chertsey Meads
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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house refurbishments near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the right rate is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways 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 evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your assessment 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 a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the cost of lots of products that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a number of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of