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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension totally free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you need to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to 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 much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some clues as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in reality the builder has 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, 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 include figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the expense of many items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever 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 important to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included