The Extensions Specialists Frimley
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 Frimley, GU16 9 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 Frimley
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:bathroom renovations near Frimley, GU16 9
renovation near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
renovation near Frimley Ridge, GU15 1
garage conversion near Camberley, GU15 2
kitchen renovation near Crawley Hill, GU15 2
house renovation near Frimley Green, GU16 6
kitchen refurbishment near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
house renovation near Deepcut, GU16 6
kitchen refurbishment near York Town, GU15 3
garage conversion near Heatherside, GU15 1
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 difficult decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
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 ought to be very cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the best cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future problems if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of lots of products that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give 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 number of present customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included