The Rear extension Specialists Knaphill
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 Knaphill, GU21 2 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 Knaphill
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:garage conversion near Knaphill, GU21 2
bathroom renovations near Miles Green, GU21 2
kitchen refurbishment near Whitfield Court, GU21 2
property refurbishment near Brookwood, GU24 0
bathroom renovations near Bisley, GU24 9
kitchen renovation near Castle Green, GU24 8
garage conversion near Sheets Heath, GU24 9
house renovation near Lucas Green, GU24 9
kitchen renovation near Horsell Birch, GU21 4
property refurbishment near St Johns, GU22 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved 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 money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future problems 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial range in the cost of lots of items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never 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 crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of