The Extensions Specialists Byfleet, KT14 6
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 Byfleet, KT14 6 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 Byfleet
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which 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 illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want 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 need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of many items that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
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 companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included