The Extensions Specialists Sheerwater
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 Sheerwater, GU21 5 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 Sheerwater
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:house renovation near Sheerwater, GU21 5
garage conversion near Woodham, KT15 3
bathroom renovations near Pyrford, GU22 8
home improvement near West Byfleet, KT14 6
garage conversion near Ridgway, GU22 8
house renovation near Maybury, GU22 7
kitchen refurbishment near Woking, GU22 7
house refurbishments near Pyrford Village, GU22 8
house renovation near Pyrford Green, GU22 8
home improvement near Ottershaw, KT16 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the right cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand 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 cost of numerous products that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may 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 crucial to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included