The Extensions Specialists Sheepridge, SL7 3
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 Sheepridge, SL7 3 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 Sheepridge
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:home improvement near Sheepridge, SL7 3
renovation near Fern, SL8 5
garage conversion near Well End, SL8 5
property refurbishment near Little Marlow, SL7 3
property refurbishment near Bourne End, SL8 5
kitchen renovation near Wooburn, HP10 0
garage conversion near Cores End, HP10 0
renovation near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
refurbishment company near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
house renovation near Hedsor, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some ideas regarding what the ideal price is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems if in reality the builder has actually 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial 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 only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big range in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a few customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded 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 consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of