The Extensions Specialists Upton, SL1 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 Upton, SL1 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 Upton
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 Upton, SL1 1
house renovation near Slough, SL3 7
home improvement near Chalvey, SL1 2
kitchen renovation near Langley, SL3 7
kitchen refurbishment near Upton Lea, SL2 5
bathroom renovations near Datchet, SL3 9
bathroom renovations near Middle Green, SL3 6
house renovation near Salt Hill, SL1 3
bathroom renovations near George Green, SL3 6
kitchen refurbishment near Manor Park, SL1 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the best price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items 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 reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s simple for builders to provide 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 references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included