The Extensions Specialists York Town, GU15 3
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 York Town, GU15 3 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 York 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:bathroom renovations near York Town, GU15 3
renovation near Blackwater, GU17 9
garage conversion near Hawley, GU17 9
refurbishment company near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
kitchen renovation near Frogmore, GU17 0
bathroom renovations near Crawley Hill, GU15 2
kitchen renovation near Camberley, GU15 2
garage conversion near Frimley, GU16 9
renovation near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
garage conversion near College Town, GU47 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to what the best cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues if in truth 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of 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 uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included