The Extensions Specialists Lightwater, GU18 5
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?
- 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:house renovation near Lightwater, GU18 5
home improvement near Windlesham, GU20 6
refurbishment company near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
kitchen refurbishment near Bagshot, GU19 5
house refurbishments near Hatton Hill, GU20 6
house renovation near Donkey Town, GU24 9
house refurbishments near Brook Place, GU24 8
refurbishment company near Brick Hill, GU24 8
renovation near Heatherside, GU15 1
renovation near Lucas Green, GU24 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension totally free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because 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 renovation projects; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with strategies 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 lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to what the best cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in truth the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the expense of many products that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly 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 very deceptive. 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 customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of