The Extensions Specialists Abbey Mead, KT16 8
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 Abbey Mead, KT16 8 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 Abbey Mead
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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bathroom renovations near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
garage conversion near Shepperton, TW17 0
property refurbishment near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
house refurbishments near Addlestone, KT15 1
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some hints as to exactly what the right rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge range in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time 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 details of a number of existing 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 main builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of