The Extensions Specialists Longcross, KT16 0
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 Longcross, KT16 0 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 Longcross
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 Longcross, KT16 0
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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 choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will result in extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some clues as to what the right rate is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in reality the builder has 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of many items that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included