The Extensions Specialists Stanwell, TW19 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 Stanwell, TW19 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 Stanwell
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:kitchen refurbishment near Stanwell, TW19 7
home improvement near Stanwell Moor, TW19 6
home improvement near West Bedfont, TW14 8
renovation near Ashford, TW15 2
kitchen renovation near Staines, TW18 4
refurbishment company near Knowle Green, TW18 2
house renovation near Longford, UB7 0
house refurbishments near Poyle, SL3 0
property refurbishment near Harmondsworth, UB7 0
house refurbishments near Hythe End, TW19 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the right price is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future problems if in reality the builder has actually made an error 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially 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 fact it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few 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 dealing with
Some 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 individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of