The Extensions Specialists Burnham, SL1 7
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 Burnham, SL1 7 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 Burnham
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.
Nearby areas we cover:house renovation near Lent, SL1 7
property refurbishment near Burnham, SL1 7
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house refurbishments near Lent Rise, SL1 7
kitchen renovation near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
refurbishment company near Rose Hill, SL1 8
kitchen renovation near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
home improvement near Cippenham, SL1 5
kitchen refurbishment near Britwell, SL2 1
garage conversion near Lake End, SL4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite 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 brand-new house you need to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the right rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in 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 faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital 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 just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of many products that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might 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 critical to ensure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of