The Extensions Specialists Heatherside
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 Heatherside, 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 Heatherside
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:garage conversion near Heatherside, GU15 1
house renovation near Frimley Ridge, GU15 1
garage conversion near Deepcut, GU16 6
house renovation near Camberley, GU15 2
property refurbishment near Crawley Hill, GU15 2
kitchen renovation near Frimley, GU16 9
kitchen refurbishment near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
renovation near Donkey Town, GU24 9
renovation near Bisley Camp (National Shooting Centre), GU24 0
home improvement near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive 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 substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the right price is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns 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 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 greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise 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 readily available for over 3000. You ought to 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 look competitive when in fact it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of