The Extensions Specialists Knaphill
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 Knaphill, GU21 2 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 Knaphill
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 Knaphill, GU21 2
home improvement near Miles Green, GU21 2
bathroom renovations near Whitfield Court, GU21 2
home improvement near Brookwood, GU24 0
house refurbishments near Bisley, GU24 9
house refurbishments near Castle Green, GU24 8
property refurbishment near Sheets Heath, GU24 9
house refurbishments near Lucas Green, GU24 9
home improvement near Horsell Birch, GU21 4
house refurbishments near St Johns, GU22 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation 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 select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some ideas as to what the best rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in reality the builder has 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the expense of many items that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered 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 utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of