The House extensions Specialists Abbey Mead
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house extensions all over Abbey Mead, KT16 8 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of house 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 Abbey Mead
Most house 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 House extensions Consultation
We offer free house 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 house extensions in house 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 Abbey Mead, KT16 8
kitchen refurbishment near Chertsey, KT16 8
bathroom renovations near Laleham, TW18 1
garage conversion near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
house refurbishments near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
home improvement near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
kitchen renovation near Shepperton, TW17 0
garage conversion near Addlestone, KT15 1
kitchen renovation near Knowle Green, TW18 2
home improvement near Thorpe, TW20 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free build and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot 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 restoration tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees 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 cheapest quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some ideas regarding what the best cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has actually 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of lots of items that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a few clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of