The Extensions Specialists Littleworth Common, SL1 8
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 Littleworth Common, SL1 8 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 Littleworth 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 extremely often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you must just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in town could be the worst option to construct 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 contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive 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 lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding what the right price is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future problems if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of many products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning 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 confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of