The Extensions Specialists Chobham
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 Chobham, GU24 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 Chobham
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:property refurbishment near Chobham, GU24 8
house renovation near Mimbridge, GU24 8
garage conversion near Castle Green, GU24 8
renovation near Brook Place, GU24 8
bathroom renovations near Burrowhill, GU24 8
bathroom renovations near Horsell Birch, GU21 4
house renovation near Whitfield Court, GU21 2
house refurbishments near Horsell, GU21 4
property refurbishment near Stanners Hill, GU24 8
renovation near Bisley, GU24 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future issues if in fact the builder has actually 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial 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 just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of numerous products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, 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 lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest 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 an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included