The Extensions Specialists New Cross
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 New Cross, RG9 4 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 New Cross
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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to only be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some hints regarding what the best rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation 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 consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of numerous items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available 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 often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest 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 guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included