The Extensions Specialists Marlow Common, SL7 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 Marlow Common, SL7 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 Marlow 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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kitchen renovation near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
kitchen renovation near Marlow, SL7 1
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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 choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some clues as to exactly what the right rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake 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 definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to 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 truth it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded 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 included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of