The Extensions Specialists Littleton Common, TW15 1
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 Littleton Common, TW15 1 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 Littleton Common
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 remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your assessment 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 huge variety in the expense of lots of items that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a few clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted 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 omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included