The Extensions Specialists Farnham Royal, SL2 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 Farnham Royal, SL2 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 Farnham Royal
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.
Nearby areas we cover:bathroom renovations near Farnham Park, SL2 3
house renovation near Farnham Royal, SL2 3
home improvement near East Burnham, SL2 3
kitchen renovation near Britwell, SL2 1
bathroom renovations near Stoke Poges, SL2 4
home improvement near Farnham Common, SL2 3
house refurbishments near Egypt, SL2 3
house renovation near Manor Park, SL1 3
garage conversion near Hollybush Hill, SL2 4
kitchen renovation near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas as to what the best rate is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought 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 appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … 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 important to ensure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly 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 fantastic way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of