The Extensions Specialists Bishopsgate, TW20 0
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 Bishopsgate, TW20 0 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 Bishopsgate
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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding what the right cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation 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 consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a huge range in the cost of many items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s easy for contractors to give you the information of a few customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of people 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 numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included