The Extensions Specialists Cove, GU14 0
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 Cove, GU14 0 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 Cove
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
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop 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 typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some hints as to what the right price is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of lots of products that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise 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 used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the details of a few clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of