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
Building and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you must only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the best cost is to complete the task. Choosing 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 made an error 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 absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have 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 big range in the cost of lots of items that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must 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 fact it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s simple for home builders to give you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site 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 develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of