The Extensions Specialists Donkey Town, GU24 9
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 Donkey Town, GU24 9 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 Donkey Town
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:garage conversion near Donkey Town, GU24 9
house renovation near Lucas Green, GU24 9
house renovation near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
house renovation near Brook Place, GU24 8
property refurbishment near Bisley, GU24 9
kitchen renovation near Lightwater, GU18 5
property refurbishment near Miles Green, GU21 2
house refurbishments near Castle Green, GU24 8
bathroom renovations near Bisley Camp (National Shooting Centre), GU24 0
refurbishment company near Windlesham, GU20 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress totally free build and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-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 properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
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 need to be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the right rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial 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 excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included