The Extensions Specialists Richings Park, SL0 9
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 Richings Park, SL0 9 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 Richings 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:house refurbishments near Richings Park, SL0 9
kitchen refurbishment near Thorney, SL0 9
property refurbishment near Sutton, SL3 8
bathroom renovations near Love Green, SL0 0
garage conversion near Iver, SL0 0
kitchen refurbishment near Shreding Green, SL0 0
bathroom renovations near Colnbrook, SL3 0
house renovation near Brands Hill, SL3 8
renovation near Harmondsworth, UB7 0
house refurbishments near Langley, SL3 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included 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 conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some hints as to what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the information of a number of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included