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.
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renovation near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
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refurbishment company near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
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property refurbishment near Addlestone, KT15 1
home improvement near Knowle Green, TW18 2
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best 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 catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the 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, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints as to what the right cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the cost of many items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever 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 critical to make sure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify 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 consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of