The Extensions Specialists Bishopsgate, TW20 0
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 Bishopsgate, TW20 0 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 Bishopsgate
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues as to exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future issues if in truth the builder has actually made an error 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 couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of lots of products that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of