The Extensions Specialists Sandhurst, GU47 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 Sandhurst, GU47 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 Sandhurst
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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renovation near College Town, GU47 0
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will result in additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be important 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 responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the expense of many items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included