The House extensions Specialists Crawley Hill
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house extensions all over Crawley Hill, GU15 2 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of house 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 Crawley Hill
Most house 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 House extensions Consultation
We offer free house 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 house extensions in house 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 refurbishments near Camberley, GU15 2
property refurbishment near Crawley Hill, GU15 2
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refurbishment company near Heatherside, GU15 1
renovation near York Town, GU15 3
kitchen renovation near Bagshot Heath, GU18 5
house renovation near Blackwater, GU17 9
refurbishment company near College Town, GU47 0
property refurbishment near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some ideas as to what the best price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan 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 need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge range in the expense of many products that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Current clients will offer 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways 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 a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included