The Extensions Specialists Blacknest
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 Blacknest, SL5 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 Blacknest
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.
Nearby areas we cover:property refurbishment near Tittenhurst, SL5 0
renovation near Blacknest, SL5 0
property refurbishment near Sunningdale, SL5 0
renovation near Shrubs Hill, SL5 0
renovation near The Rise, SL5 0
house refurbishments near Cheapside, SL5 7
kitchen refurbishment near Sunninghill, SL5 7
bathroom renovations near Broomhall, SL5 9
house refurbishments near Scotswood, SL5 9
refurbishment company near Ascot, SL5 7
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 difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal price is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of products that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure 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 included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of