The Extensions Specialists Widmoor, SL1 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 Widmoor, SL1 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 Widmoor
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:renovation near Widmoor, SL1 8
garage conversion near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
home improvement near Hedsor, HP10 0
kitchen renovation near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
house refurbishments near Wooburn Common, HP10 0
home improvement near Cores End, HP10 0
renovation near Wooburn, HP10 0
home improvement near Littleworth Common, SL1 8
home improvement near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Cookham, SL6 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you must only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some hints as to what the right price is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of many items that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be very misleading. 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 easy for contractors to give you the information of a few customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included