The Extensions Specialists Lynch Hill, SL2 2
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 Lynch Hill, SL2 2 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 Lynch Hill
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.
Nearby areas we cover:refurbishment company near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
home improvement near Britwell, SL2 1
bathroom renovations near East Burnham, SL2 3
kitchen renovation near Burnham, SL1 7
refurbishment company near Lent, SL1 7
house renovation near Cippenham, SL1 5
renovation near Farnham Park, SL2 3
home improvement near Farnham Royal, SL2 3
property refurbishment near Lent Rise, SL1 7
house refurbishments near Manor Park, SL1 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is frequently because 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 upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is just 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 ought to be very cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some clues regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth the builder has 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important 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 a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of numerous items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Present clients 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 main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included