The Extensions Specialists Hedgerley, SL2 3
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 Hedgerley, SL2 3 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 Hedgerley
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:home improvement near Hedgerley, SL2 3
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bathroom renovations near Farnham Common, SL2 3
kitchen refurbishment near Littleworth Common, SL1 8
home improvement near Fulmer, SL3 6
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house refurbishments near Wooburn Common, HP10 0
home improvement near Farnham Park, SL2 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that 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 illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some clues as to exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future problems if in reality the builder has actually 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 jargon 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 greater danger of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s simple for home builders to give you the details of a few customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main 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 vital to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of