The Extensions Specialists Knowle Hill, GU25 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 Knowle Hill, GU25 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 Knowle Hill
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:home improvement near Knowle Hill, GU25 4
kitchen renovation near Longcross, KT16 0
renovation near Trumps Green, GU25 4
kitchen renovation near Virginia Water, GU25 4
kitchen refurbishment near Shrubs Hill, SL5 0
home improvement near Stroude, GU25 4
home improvement near Broomhall, SL5 9
bathroom renovations near Sunningdale, SL5 0
renovation near Burrowhill, GU24 8
property refurbishment near Stanners Hill, GU24 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress free build and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand 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 everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some ideas as to what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of