The Extensions Specialists Lightwater
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 Lightwater, GU18 5 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 Lightwater
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:kitchen renovation near Lightwater, GU18 5
kitchen renovation near Windlesham, GU20 6
home improvement near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
bathroom renovations near Bagshot, GU19 5
kitchen renovation near Hatton Hill, GU20 6
house renovation near Donkey Town, GU24 9
home improvement near Brook Place, GU24 8
kitchen renovation near Brick Hill, GU24 8
refurbishment company near Heatherside, GU15 1
refurbishment company near Lucas Green, GU24 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even 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 cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the best price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big range in the expense of lots of items that might be considered realistic. For example, 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 great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the details of a number of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless 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