The Extensions Specialists Lucas Green, GU24 9
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 Lucas Green, GU24 9 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 Lucas Green
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 refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free build and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some hints regarding what the best rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the expense of numerous products that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should 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 really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of