The Extensions Specialists New Haw, KT15 2
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 New Haw, KT15 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 New Haw
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 New Haw, KT15 2
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home improvement near Hamm Moor, KT15 2
house renovation near Addlestone, KT15 1
kitchen refurbishment near Rowhill, KT15 1
house refurbishments near Byfleet, KT14 6
house renovation near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
kitchen renovation near Woodham, KT15 3
kitchen refurbishment near Ottershaw, KT16 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to develop 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 new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have just been provided with strategies 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 very high possibility that will result in additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the best price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake 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 number of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the expense of lots of items that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered 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 utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of