The Extensions Specialists Chobham
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 Chobham, GU24 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 Chobham
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.
Nearby areas we cover:house refurbishments near Chobham, GU24 8
kitchen refurbishment near Mimbridge, GU24 8
garage conversion near Castle Green, GU24 8
kitchen refurbishment near Brook Place, GU24 8
kitchen refurbishment near Burrowhill, GU24 8
property refurbishment near Horsell Birch, GU21 4
kitchen refurbishment near Whitfield Court, GU21 2
bathroom renovations near Horsell, GU21 4
house refurbishments near Stanners Hill, GU24 8
bathroom renovations near Bisley, GU24 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive 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 great deal of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in truth the builder has 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of many items that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of