The Extensions Specialists Hedgerley, SL2 3
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 Hedgerley, SL2 3 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 Hedgerley
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 renovation near Hedgerley, SL2 3
bathroom renovations near Hollybush Corner, SL2 3
house refurbishments near Hedgerley Hill, SL2 4
bathroom renovations near Egypt, SL2 3
home improvement near Farnham Common, SL2 3
house renovation near Littleworth Common, SL1 8
property refurbishment near Fulmer, SL3 6
garage conversion near Hollybush Hill, SL2 4
bathroom renovations near Wooburn Common, HP10 0
bathroom renovations near Farnham Royal, SL2 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you ought to only be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some ideas regarding what the right cost is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth the builder has made a mistake 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 few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may 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 dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend 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 verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included