The Extensions Specialists Braywoodside, SL6 3
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 Braywoodside, SL6 3 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 Braywoodside
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 very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some clues regarding what the best cost is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth the builder has 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of lots of items that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Present 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 handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included