The House extensions Specialists Sheerwater
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 Sheerwater, GU21 5 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 Sheerwater
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:renovation near Sheerwater, GU21 5
kitchen refurbishment near Woodham, KT15 3
home improvement near Pyrford, GU22 8
kitchen refurbishment near West Byfleet, KT14 6
house refurbishments near Ridgway, GU22 8
home improvement near Maybury, GU22 7
property refurbishment near Woking, GU22 7
kitchen renovation near Pyrford Green, GU22 8
kitchen renovation near Pyrford Village, GU22 8
renovation near Ottershaw, KT16 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you ought to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with strategies 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 really high likelihood that will cause additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming 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 substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in reality the builder has made a mistake 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 few terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a big range in the expense of numerous items that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to give you the information of a few clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included