The Extensions Specialists Highway, SL6 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 Highway, SL6 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 Highway
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances 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 inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some ideas as to what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in truth the builder has made a mistake 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 must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be critical 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 just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the details of a few customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included