The Extensions Specialists Normandy, GU3 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 Normandy, GU3 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 Normandy
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 Wyke, GU3 2
renovation near Normandy, GU3 2
garage conversion near Willey Green, GU3 2
property refurbishment near Flexford, GU3 2
kitchen refurbishment near Ash, GU12 5
home improvement near Littlefield Common, GU3 3
home improvement near Ash Vale, GU12 5
house refurbishments near Fairlands, GU3 3
house refurbishments near Mytchett Place, GU16 6
renovation near Tongham, GU10 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions 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 thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to what the right rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of many products that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever 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 important to make sure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of