The Extensions Specialists Tittle Row, SL6 4
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 Tittle Row, SL6 4 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 Tittle Row
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch 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 typically because 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 people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some hints as to exactly what the best rate is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future issues if in fact the builder has actually 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 absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital 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 only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the information of a few customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Existing clients will offer 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 main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted 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 party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of