Extensions in Scotswood, SL5 9

The Extensions Specialists Scotswood,  SL5 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 Scotswood,  SL5 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 Scotswood

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:

kitchen renovation near Scotswood, SL5 9
house refurbishments near Broomhall, SL5 9
refurbishment company near The Rise, SL5 0
garage conversion near Sunningdale, SL5 0
refurbishment company near Shrubs Hill, SL5 0
bathroom renovations near South Ascot, SL5 9
renovation near Brick Hill, GU24 8
kitchen refurbishment near Tittenhurst, SL5 0
kitchen refurbishment near Blacknest, SL5 0
refurbishment company near Hatton Hill, GU20 6

7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder

Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.

Selecting the wrong kind of builder

Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various 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 projects; nevertheless that is typically since 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 choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.

If the contractors have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’

Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost

It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact the builder has actually 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 couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.

For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of lots of items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums

Not speaking to current customers

It’s simple for contractors to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time

Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with

Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day

Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote

Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of

Important Links:

National Federation Of Builders

Federation Of Master Builders

Home Builders Federation

CC Top Builders – extensions Scotswood, SL5 9

CC Top Builders a registered extensions builders in Scotswood. CC Top Builders provide a wide range of planning and architectural services in building construction.
6998 Walnut Avenue
Scotswood, EN SL5 9

Berkshire, England (EN)

Email: info.Scotswood@cctopbuilders.co.uk
Telephone: 020 3389 8528
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