The Extensions Specialists Holloway, SL6 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 Holloway, SL6 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 Holloway
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
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the right rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in fact 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the cost of many items that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly 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 might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of