The Extensions Specialists Little Marlow
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 Little Marlow, SL7 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 Little Marlow
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 Contractors in London?
- 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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kitchen refurbishment near Fern, SL8 5
house refurbishments near Well End, SL8 5
kitchen renovation near Sheepridge, SL7 3
house refurbishments near Bourne End, SL8 5
renovation near Marlow, SL7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
garage conversion near Cores End, HP10 0
bathroom renovations near Wooburn, HP10 0
garage conversion near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with strategies 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 really high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as 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 far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some hints as to exactly what the best rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the cost of many items that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the details of a few customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included