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:garage conversion near Sheerwater, GU21 5
property refurbishment near Woodham, KT15 3
refurbishment company near Pyrford, GU22 8
house renovation near West Byfleet, KT14 6
home improvement near Ridgway, GU22 8
house refurbishments near Maybury, GU22 7
property refurbishment near Woking, GU22 7
kitchen refurbishment near Pyrford Green, GU22 8
kitchen renovation near Pyrford Village, GU22 8
home improvement near Ottershaw, KT16 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations 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 only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints regarding what the right cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, 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 duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a substantial range in the cost of many products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the information of a number of customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
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 team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of