The Extensions Specialists Little Marlow, SL7 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 Little Marlow, SL7 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 Little Marlow
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 very frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth the builder has 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, 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 responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Present 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 primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included