The Extensions Specialists Byfleet
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 Byfleet, KT14 6 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 Byfleet
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 Contractors in London?
- 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:refurbishment company near Byfleet, KT14 6
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renovation near West Byfleet, KT14 6
home improvement near New Haw, KT15 2
kitchen renovation near Ridgway, GU22 8
property refurbishment near Row Town, KT15 1
property refurbishment near Woodham, KT15 3
house renovation near Hamm Moor, KT15 2
renovation near Pyrford, GU22 8
garage conversion near Rowhill, KT15 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary construct and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some ideas as to what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the cost of lots of products that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Existing clients will provide 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents 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 handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of