The Extensions Specialists Temple
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 Temple, SL7 1 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 Temple
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
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some clues as to exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in truth the builder has made a mistake 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, 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 include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included