The Extensions Specialists Send, GU23 7
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 Send, GU23 7 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 Send
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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some ideas regarding what the best price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the expense of numerous items that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually 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 with current clients
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer 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 couple of present customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of 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 great method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of