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
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary construct and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must just be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct 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 restoration projects; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is just 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 need to be extremely mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the best rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in fact the builder has actually 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise 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 used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the information of a few customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included