The Extensions Specialists Thorpe Lea, TW20 8
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 Thorpe Lea, TW20 8 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 Thorpe Lea
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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property refurbishment near Egham, TW20 0
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bathroom renovations near Hythe End, TW19 5
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some clues as to what the right cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, 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 great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded 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 verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included