The House extensions Specialists Ridgway
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 Ridgway, GU22 8 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 Ridgway
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 Ridgway, GU22 8
kitchen refurbishment near Pyrford, GU22 8
kitchen refurbishment near West Byfleet, KT14 6
home improvement near Pyrford Green, GU22 8
bathroom renovations near Pyrford Village, GU22 8
bathroom renovations near Sheerwater, GU21 5
property refurbishment near Woodham, KT15 3
home improvement near Byfleet, KT14 6
kitchen renovation near Maybury, GU22 7
garage conversion near Old Woking, GU22 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you ought to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future concerns 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 lingo 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 additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the cost of lots of items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included