The Extensions Specialists Ashford Common, TW15 1
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 Ashford Common, TW15 1 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 Ashford Common
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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home 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 quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues regarding what the best cost is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want 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 definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation 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 reasonable, there is also a big range in the expense of numerous items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets 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 utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … 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 vital to make sure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included