The Extensions Specialists Westfield, GU22 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 Westfield, GU22 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 Westfield
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 renovation near Westfield, GU22 9
home improvement near Mayford, GU22 0
house refurbishments near Cartbridge, GU22 9
kitchen renovation near Kingfield, GU22 7
kitchen renovation near Mount Hermon, GU22 7
house renovation near Old Woking, GU22 9
renovation near Prey Heath, GU22 0
kitchen renovation near Pyle Hill, GU22 0
refurbishment company near Woking, GU22 7
kitchen refurbishment near Sutton Green, GU4 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on 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 generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the best price is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has actually 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of numerous items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s easy for contractors to give you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective result, so ensure 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 best methods to clarify 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 an excellent method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included