The Extensions Specialists Stonehill, 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 Stonehill, 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 Stonehill
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:kitchen renovation near Stonehill, KT16 0
kitchen refurbishment near Stanners Hill, GU24 8
kitchen renovation near Ottershaw, KT16 0
renovation near Mimbridge, GU24 8
kitchen renovation near Longcross, KT16 0
home improvement near Rowhill, KT15 1
house renovation near Burrowhill, GU24 8
property refurbishment near Chobham, GU24 8
refurbishment company near Woodham, KT15 3
bathroom renovations near Knowle Hill, GU25 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you ought to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually 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 only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some clues as to exactly what the best price is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, 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 duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of many items that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of people 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 customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included