The Extensions Specialists Heatherside
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 Heatherside, GU15 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 Heatherside
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:property refurbishment near Heatherside, GU15 1
home improvement near Frimley Ridge, GU15 1
property refurbishment near Deepcut, GU16 6
bathroom renovations near Camberley, GU15 2
home improvement near Crawley Hill, GU15 2
refurbishment company near Frimley, GU16 9
garage conversion near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
bathroom renovations near Donkey Town, GU24 9
bathroom renovations near Bisley Camp (National Shooting Centre), GU24 0
kitchen renovation near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick 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 illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some hints as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 realistic, there is likewise a big range in the cost of many products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should 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 might actually 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 to present clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included 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 method to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included