The Extensions Specialists Taplow, SL6 0
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 Taplow, SL6 0 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 Taplow
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 Taplow, SL6 0
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kitchen refurbishment near Lent Rise, SL1 7
bathroom renovations near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
renovation near Rose Hill, SL1 8
kitchen refurbishment near Fishery, SL6 1
house renovation near North Town, SL6 7
house renovation near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
kitchen renovation near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some ideas regarding what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of numerous products that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s simple for builders to give you the information of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included