The Extensions Specialists Nuptown
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 Nuptown, RG42 6 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 Nuptown
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
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home 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 deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the best price is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital 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 an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the expense of lots of products that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included