The Extensions Specialists Abbey Mead
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 Abbey Mead, KT16 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 Abbey Mead
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 Contractors in London?
- 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 stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you should just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice 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 home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed 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 lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints as to what the best cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial range in the cost of lots of products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to 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 appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly 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 uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of