The Extensions Specialists Lake End, SL4 6
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 Lake End, SL4 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 Lake End
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 refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some hints regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the cost of many products that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details 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 clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … 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 critical to make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of