The Extensions Specialists Chertsey Meads, 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 Chertsey Meads, 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 Chertsey Meads
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 remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some ideas as to what the best cost is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in fact the builder has made an error 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 few terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of lots of products that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must 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 fact it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Existing 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly 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 terrific way to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included