The Extensions Specialists Hawthorn 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 Hawthorn Hill, RG42 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 Hawthorn 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:property refurbishment near Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6
kitchen refurbishment near Braywoodside, SL6 3
kitchen renovation near Nuptown, RG42 6
house renovation near Jealott's Hill, RG42 6
bathroom renovations near Warfield, RG42 6
renovation near Touchen-end, SL6 3
bathroom renovations near Paley Street, SL6 3
home improvement near Moss End, RG42 5
renovation near Tickleback Row, RG42 5
renovation near Littlefield Green, SL6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some clues regarding what the ideal price is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has made an error 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available 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 truth it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included