The Extensions Specialists Marlow, SL7 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 Marlow, SL7 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 Marlow
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 remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future issues if in fact the builder has made an error 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 absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of many products that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of