The Extensions Specialists Egham Hythe, TW20 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 Egham Hythe, TW20 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 Egham Hythe
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 really often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have 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 possibility that will lead to additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the best price is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a big variety in the cost of many products that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders 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 may never see them throughout the rest 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 guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included