The Extensions Specialists Horsell Birch
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 Horsell Birch, GU21 4 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 Horsell Birch
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:bathroom renovations near Horsell Birch, GU21 4
house refurbishments near Horsell, GU21 4
renovation near Whitfield Court, GU21 2
garage conversion near Mimbridge, GU24 8
house refurbishments near St Johns, GU22 0
refurbishment company near Hook Heath, GU22 0
property refurbishment near Woking, GU22 7
kitchen refurbishment near Castle Green, GU24 8
house refurbishments near Knaphill, GU21 2
home improvement near Chobham, GU24 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals select 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 exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is only 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 ought to be really careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some clues regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in reality 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 absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your evaluation 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 an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included