The Rear extension Specialists Abbey Mead
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an rear extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does rear extension 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 rear extension 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 rear extension 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 Rear extension Consultation
We offer free rear extension 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 rear extension in rear extension 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 Abbey Mead, KT16 8
kitchen refurbishment near Chertsey, KT16 8
home improvement near Laleham, TW18 1
house refurbishments near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
house renovation near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
kitchen refurbishment near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
kitchen renovation near Shepperton, TW17 0
renovation near Addlestone, KT15 1
kitchen renovation near Knowle Green, TW18 2
house renovation near Thorpe Green, TW20 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with 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 crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations 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 home builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some ideas regarding what the ideal price is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues if in truth the builder has 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 couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, 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 responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the expense of numerous products that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a number of customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Existing clients 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of