The Extensions Specialists Horsell Birch, GU21 4
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 Horsell Birch, GU21 4 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 Horsell Birch
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:kitchen refurbishment near Horsell Birch, GU21 4
garage conversion near Horsell, GU21 4
kitchen renovation near Whitfield Court, GU21 2
bathroom renovations near Mimbridge, GU24 8
renovation near St Johns, GU22 0
garage conversion near Hook Heath, GU22 0
renovation near Woking, GU22 7
home improvement near Castle Green, GU24 8
refurbishment company near Knaphill, GU21 2
property refurbishment near Chobham, GU24 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option 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 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 intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some ideas regarding what the ideal price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake 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 higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial 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 just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought 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 utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Present 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 main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included