The Extensions Specialists West Byfleet
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 West Byfleet, KT14 6 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 West Byfleet
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:home improvement near West Byfleet, KT14 6
property refurbishment near Ridgway, GU22 8
garage conversion near Woodham, KT15 3
renovation near Pyrford, GU22 8
kitchen renovation near Sheerwater, GU21 5
refurbishment company near Pyrford Village, GU22 8
renovation near Pyrford Green, GU22 8
garage conversion near Byfleet, KT14 6
home improvement near Brooklands, KT13 0
home improvement near Row Town, KT15 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some ideas as to what the right price is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in fact the builder has actually made an error 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 couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two 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 comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Current customers will give 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 site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of