The Extensions Specialists Holloway, SL6 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 Holloway, SL6 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 Holloway
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
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some hints as to exactly what the right cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products 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 reasonable, there is also a huge range in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the details of a few clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted 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 excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included