The Extensions Specialists Row Town, KT15 1
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 Row Town, KT15 1 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 Row Town
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 Row Town, KT15 1
house refurbishments near Rowhill, KT15 1
house refurbishments near New Haw, KT15 2
house refurbishments near Addlestone, KT15 1
home improvement near Ottershaw, KT16 0
renovation near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
house renovation near Hamm Moor, KT15 2
garage conversion near Brooklands, KT13 0
refurbishment company near Woodham, KT15 3
bathroom renovations near Byfleet, KT14 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some clues regarding what the best rate is to complete the job. Choosing 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 made a mistake 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 couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be important 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 only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the cost of many items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also 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 often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included