The Extensions Specialists Littleton Common, TW15 1
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 Littleton Common, TW15 1 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 Littleton Common
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 frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some clues as to what the right rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in truth the builder has actually made an error 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 couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a big range in the cost of many products that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might really be very 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 current clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Existing clients will provide 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 day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never 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 result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included