The Extensions Specialists Thorpe, TW20 8
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 Thorpe, TW20 8 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 Thorpe
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 remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is often 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 comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive 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 cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints regarding what the best price is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available 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 appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually mored than 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 provide you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included