The Extensions Specialists Frimley Ridge
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 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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could 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 unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions 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 extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some ideas as to what the right cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation 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 an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a few clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included