The Extensions Specialists Slough, SL3 7
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 Slough, SL3 7 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 Slough
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:house refurbishments near Slough, SL3 7
renovation near Upton, SL1 1
kitchen renovation near Langley, SL3 7
garage conversion near Middle Green, SL3 6
kitchen renovation near Datchet, SL3 9
property refurbishment near George Green, SL3 6
kitchen refurbishment near Upton Lea, SL2 5
kitchen refurbishment near Brands Hill, SL3 8
bathroom renovations near Chalvey, SL1 2
home improvement near Datchet Common, SL3 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions 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 a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
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 ought to be very cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some hints as to exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways 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 assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of many items that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should 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 look competitive when in fact it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a number of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Current clients will offer 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of