The Extensions Specialists Donkey Town
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 Donkey Town, GU24 9 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 Donkey Town
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:kitchen renovation near Donkey Town, GU24 9
house renovation near Lucas Green, GU24 9
bathroom renovations near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
kitchen renovation near Brook Place, GU24 8
kitchen refurbishment near Bisley, GU24 9
garage conversion near Lightwater, GU18 5
house renovation near Miles Green, GU21 2
kitchen refurbishment near Castle Green, GU24 8
property refurbishment near Bisley Camp (National Shooting Centre), GU24 0
kitchen renovation near Windlesham, GU20 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future issues 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, 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 include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought 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 appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may 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 result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included