The Extensions Specialists Old Windsor, SL4 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 Old Windsor, SL4 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 Old Windsor
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.
Nearby areas we cover:bathroom renovations near Old Windsor, SL4 2
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home improvement near Wraysbury, TW19 5
home improvement near Sunnymeads, SL3 9
kitchen refurbishment near Cooper's Hill, TW20 0
garage conversion near Datchet Common, SL3 9
house renovation near Windsor, SL4 1
kitchen renovation near Bishopsgate, TW20 0
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress totally free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered 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 a very high probability that will cause extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some ideas as to what the right price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future issues if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should 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 look competitive when in reality it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm 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 presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of