The Extensions Specialists Medmenham, 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 Medmenham, 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 Medmenham
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 remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress totally free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with strategies 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 likelihood that will cause additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to what the best cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future problems if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the details of a few customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. 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 result, so make certain 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 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 terrific way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included