The Extensions Specialists Brook Place, GU24 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 Brook Place, GU24 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 Brook Place
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 refurbishments near Brook Place, GU24 8
renovation near Castle Green, GU24 8
kitchen renovation near Chobham, GU24 8
garage conversion near Bisley, GU24 9
kitchen renovation near Donkey Town, GU24 9
kitchen renovation near Lucas Green, GU24 9
bathroom renovations near Whitfield Court, GU21 2
garage conversion near Burrowhill, GU24 8
property refurbishment near Windlesham, GU20 6
kitchen refurbishment near Mimbridge, GU24 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build 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 new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied 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 very high likelihood that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the right price is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of numerous items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to 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 reality 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 talking to existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a number of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical 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 what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded 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 excluded. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included