The Extensions Specialists Old Woking
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 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:home improvement near Old Woking, GU22 9
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house refurbishments near Mount Hermon, GU22 7
kitchen renovation near Maybury, GU22 7
home improvement near Cartbridge, GU22 9
renovation near Woking, GU22 7
garage conversion near Westfield, GU22 9
house refurbishments near Mayford, GU22 0
kitchen renovation near Send, GU23 7
kitchen renovation near Pyrford, GU22 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive 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 thorough quote.
If the home builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the right rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important 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 realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous products that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s simple for builders to give you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Existing clients will offer 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 day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of