The Extensions Specialists Windlesham
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 Windlesham, GU20 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 Windlesham
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.
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refurbishment company near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture 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 often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important 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 illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some ideas as to what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future problems if in fact the builder has 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about sensible. 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 utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included