The Extensions Specialists Eton Wick
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 Eton Wick, SL4 6 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 Eton Wick
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:house refurbishments near Eton Wick, SL4 6
home improvement near South Field, SL4 6
garage conversion near Boveney, SL4 6
house refurbishments near Clewer Village, SL4 5
kitchen refurbishment near Dorney, SL4 6
bathroom renovations near Cippenham, SL1 5
home improvement near Dedworth, SL4 5
bathroom renovations near Eton, SL4 6
house refurbishments near Chalvey, SL1 2
garage conversion near Lake End, SL4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you must only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items 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 possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is just 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 ought to be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some ideas as to what the best cost is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth the builder has actually 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial 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 only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the expense of numerous items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets 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 appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s simple for home builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people 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 vital to make sure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the 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 an excellent way to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of