The Extensions Specialists Harmondsworth, UB7 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 Harmondsworth, UB7 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 Harmondsworth
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:bathroom renovations near Harmondsworth, UB7 0
home improvement near Longford, UB7 0
property refurbishment near Poyle, SL3 0
property refurbishment near Thorney, SL0 9
property refurbishment near Richings Park, SL0 9
garage conversion near Colnbrook, SL3 0
home improvement near Sutton, SL3 8
house refurbishments near Stanwell Moor, TW19 6
kitchen refurbishment near Brands Hill, SL3 8
garage conversion near Stanwell, TW19 7
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 selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the right cost is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical 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 just 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 products that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Current 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never 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 vital to ensure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included