The Extensions Specialists Frimley Ridge, GU15 1
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 Ridge, GU15 1 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 Ridge
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
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home 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 catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some hints regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of many items that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a few customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of