The Extensions Specialists Old Woking, GU22 9
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 Old Woking, GU22 9 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 Old Woking
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.
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kitchen refurbishment near Cartbridge, GU22 9
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free build and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch 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 often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding what the best rate is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of many items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially 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 fact it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included