The Extensions Specialists West Byfleet, KT14 6
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 West Byfleet, KT14 6 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 West Byfleet
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:property refurbishment near West Byfleet, KT14 6
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house renovation near Pyrford, GU22 8
kitchen renovation near Sheerwater, GU21 5
garage conversion near Pyrford Green, GU22 8
house refurbishments near Pyrford Village, GU22 8
garage conversion near Byfleet, KT14 6
house renovation near Brooklands, KT13 0
renovation near Row Town, KT15 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much various 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 tasks; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some clues as to what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of lots of items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may 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 vital to ensure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included