The Extensions Specialists Manor Park, SL1 3
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 Manor Park, SL1 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 Manor Park
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:garage conversion near Manor Park, SL1 3
garage conversion near Salt Hill, SL1 3
home improvement near Britwell, SL2 1
renovation near Upton Lea, SL2 5
garage conversion near Farnham Royal, SL2 3
property refurbishment near Farnham Park, SL2 3
garage conversion near Chalvey, SL1 2
kitchen refurbishment near Stoke Green, SL2 4
home improvement near Cippenham, SL1 5
home improvement near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some clues as to what the right rate is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Current customers will give 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify 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 great way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included