The Extensions Specialists East Burnham
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 East Burnham, SL2 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 East 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 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:bathroom renovations near East Burnham, SL2 3
renovation near Farnham Royal, SL2 3
kitchen refurbishment near Farnham Park, SL2 3
garage conversion near Britwell, SL2 1
property refurbishment near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
renovation near Farnham Common, SL2 3
home improvement near Egypt, SL2 3
home improvement near Manor Park, SL1 3
refurbishment company near Stoke Poges, SL2 4
kitchen renovation near Hollybush Hill, SL2 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees 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’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some ideas as to what the ideal price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, 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 consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the cost of lots of items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially 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 appearance competitive when in reality it may actually 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 talking to existing clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing 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 dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included