The Extensions Specialists Lent Rise, SL1 7
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 Lent Rise, SL1 7 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 Lent Rise
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 renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties 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’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues if in reality the builder has made a mistake 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 should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items 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 realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly 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 exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of