The Extensions Specialists Lynch Hill, SL2 2
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 Lynch Hill, SL2 2 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 Lynch Hill
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 renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct 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 uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas as to what the best cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital 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 only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of lots of items that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never 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 crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included 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 fantastic way to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included