The Extensions Specialists Fairlands, GU3 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 Fairlands, GU3 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 Fairlands
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 refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved 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 cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some ideas regarding what the right cost is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future issues if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of many products that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a number of clients who they know have 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 just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of