The Extensions Specialists Abbey Mead, KT16 8
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does 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 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 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 Extensions Consultation
We offer free 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?
- Specialists in extensions in 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:house renovation near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
renovation near Chertsey, KT16 8
property refurbishment near Laleham, TW18 1
home improvement near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
home improvement near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
kitchen renovation near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
kitchen refurbishment near Shepperton, TW17 0
kitchen refurbishment near Addlestone, KT15 1
bathroom renovations near Knowle Green, TW18 2
renovation near Thorpe Green, TW20 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints regarding what the best rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of lots of items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify 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 a fantastic method to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included