The Extensions Specialists Fern, SL8 5
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 Fern, SL8 5 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 Fern
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:renovation near Well End, SL8 5
kitchen renovation near Fern, SL8 5
garage conversion near Little Marlow, SL7 3
bathroom renovations near Sheepridge, SL7 3
garage conversion near Bourne End, SL8 5
renovation near Wooburn, HP10 0
house refurbishments near Cores End, HP10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
house renovation near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
home improvement near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should just be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with plans 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 possibility that will cause additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some hints as to what the best price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in truth 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the expense of many products that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful outcome, 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 methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of