The Extensions Specialists Scotswood, SL5 9
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 Scotswood, SL5 9 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 Scotswood
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 renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress totally free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you should just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t 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 comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans 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 possibility that will cause additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some ideas regarding what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in fact the builder has 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation 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 likewise a huge variety in the expense of lots of items that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of