The Extensions Specialists Knaphill, GU21 2
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 Knaphill, GU21 2 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 Knaphill
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:house refurbishments near Knaphill, GU21 2
bathroom renovations near Miles Green, GU21 2
kitchen renovation near Whitfield Court, GU21 2
kitchen renovation near Brookwood, GU24 0
refurbishment company near Bisley, GU24 9
refurbishment company near Castle Green, GU24 8
refurbishment company near Sheets Heath, GU24 9
home improvement near Lucas Green, GU24 9
renovation near Horsell Birch, GU21 4
bathroom renovations near St Johns, GU22 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products 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 out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will cause additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some hints regarding what the right price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact the builder has actually made an error 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 number of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat 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 example, 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 realistic, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may really be very 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 with existing clients
It’s simple for builders to give you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of