The Extensions Specialists North Town
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 North Town, SL6 7 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 North Town
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.
Nearby areas we cover:house refurbishments near North Town, SL6 7
kitchen renovation near Furze Platt, SL6 6
refurbishment company near Maidenhead, SL6 6
home improvement near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
house refurbishments near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
garage conversion near Highway, SL6 5
bathroom renovations near Boyn Hill, SL6 4
house renovation near Fishery, SL6 1
home improvement near Tittle Row, SL6 4
renovation near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to what the right price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in truth 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of many items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available 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 utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever 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 crucial to ensure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of