The Extensions Specialists Hawks Hill
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 Hawks Hill, 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 Hawks Hill
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:kitchen renovation near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
house renovation near Widmoor, SL1 8
garage conversion near Cores End, HP10 0
bathroom renovations near Wooburn, HP10 0
renovation near Cookham, SL6 9
property refurbishment near Bourne End, SL8 5
home improvement near Hedsor, HP10 0
kitchen renovation near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Wooburn Common, HP10 0
kitchen renovation near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas as to what the ideal price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation 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 consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of lots of products that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included