The Extensions Specialists Littleworth Common, SL1 8
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 Littleworth Common, SL1 8 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 Littleworth 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 renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the right rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment 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 an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be really 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 to present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the details of a number of customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents 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 dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included