The Extensions Specialists Lake End, SL4 6
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 Lake End, SL4 6 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 Lake End
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:house refurbishments near Lake End, SL4 6
garage conversion near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
bathroom renovations near Dorney, SL4 6
renovation near Bray, SL6 2
kitchen refurbishment near Lent Rise, SL1 7
kitchen renovation near Cippenham, SL1 5
renovation near Eton Wick, SL4 6
renovation near Boveney, SL4 6
bathroom renovations near Bray Wick, SL6 1
garage conversion near Oakley Green, SL4 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you must only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the right price is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of many products that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially 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 might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will state the ideal 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 while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group 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 rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included