The Extensions Specialists Harmondsworth, UB7 0
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 Harmondsworth, UB7 0 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 Harmondsworth
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:kitchen refurbishment near Harmondsworth, UB7 0
kitchen renovation near Longford, UB7 0
property refurbishment near Poyle, SL3 0
kitchen renovation near Thorney, SL0 9
kitchen refurbishment near Richings Park, SL0 9
renovation near Colnbrook, SL3 0
house renovation near Sutton, SL3 8
garage conversion near Stanwell Moor, TW19 6
bathroom renovations near Brands Hill, SL3 8
kitchen refurbishment near Stanwell, TW19 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick 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 may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some hints as to what the best rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding 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 danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly 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 might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking 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 best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly 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 a terrific method to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of