The Extensions Specialists Fairlands, GU3 3
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 Fairlands, GU3 3 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 Fairlands
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 saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to only be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some ideas as to what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth the builder has actually 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 number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing 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 have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of lots of products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful 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 everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included