The Extensions Specialists Temple, SL7 1
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 Temple, SL7 1 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 Temple
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 renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot different 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 tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be very careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some clues regarding what the right rate is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important 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 a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of many items that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a number of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Current clients 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 site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among 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 a terrific way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included