The Extensions Specialists Ottershaw, KT16 0
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 Ottershaw, KT16 0 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 Ottershaw
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 Ottershaw, KT16 0
property refurbishment near Rowhill, KT15 1
kitchen renovation near Row Town, KT15 1
garage conversion near Stonehill, KT16 0
property refurbishment near Addlestone, KT15 1
kitchen renovation near Woodham, KT15 3
bathroom renovations near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
property refurbishment near New Haw, KT15 2
kitchen refurbishment near Stanners Hill, GU24 8
renovation near Sheerwater, GU21 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you ought to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive 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 rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the best price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in reality the builder has 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be critical 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 only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the cost of numerous items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be really 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 customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective 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
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included