The Extensions Specialists Tittle Row
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 Tittle Row, SL6 4 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 Tittle Row
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:garage conversion near Tittle Row, SL6 4
property refurbishment near Woolley Green, SL6 3
home improvement near Boyn Hill, SL6 4
property refurbishment near Highway, SL6 5
kitchen renovation near Cox Green, SL6 3
renovation near Altmore, SL6 3
house renovation near Maidenhead, SL6 6
property refurbishment near Holloway, SL6 3
garage conversion near Stubbings, SL6 6
renovation near Furze Platt, SL6 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary build and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some ideas regarding what the best cost is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future issues if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important 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 only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must 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 fact it may actually be really 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 with current customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the information of a number of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever 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 important to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included