The Extensions Specialists Rose Hill, SL1 8
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 Rose Hill, SL1 8 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 Rose Hill
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 refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because 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 home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some clues regarding what the right rate is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the expense of many items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered 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 sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the details of a few customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included