The Extensions Specialists Applehouse Hill
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 Applehouse Hill, SL6 6 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 Applehouse Hill
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
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive 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 thorough quote.
If the builders have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some hints as to what the right cost is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important 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 just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the cost of numerous items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a couple of customers who they understand 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 only going to give you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful 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 daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included