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:home improvement near North Town, SL6 7
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garage conversion near Maidenhead, SL6 6
house renovation near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
house refurbishments near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
house renovation near Highway, SL6 5
home improvement near Boyn Hill, SL6 4
property refurbishment near Fishery, SL6 1
property refurbishment near Tittle Row, SL6 4
property refurbishment near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally 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 strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some hints as to what the ideal price is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your assessment 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 sensible, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of many items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought 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 look competitive when in truth it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a couple of customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly 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 confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included