The Extensions Specialists Send, GU23 7
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 Send, GU23 7 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 Send
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:garage conversion near Send, GU23 7
home improvement near Send Grove, GU23 7
property refurbishment near Cartbridge, GU22 9
kitchen renovation near Sutton Green, GU4 7
renovation near Westfield, GU22 9
property refurbishment near Old Woking, GU22 9
bathroom renovations near Mount Hermon, GU22 7
house refurbishments near Kingfield, GU22 7
garage conversion near Pyle Hill, GU22 0
kitchen renovation near Prey Heath, GU22 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in town might 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 new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with plans 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 possibility that will cause additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you must be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the best price is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth the builder has made a mistake 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 couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products 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 substantial range in the cost of many items that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a number of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of