The Extensions Specialists Upton Lea, SL2 5
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 Upton Lea, SL2 5 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 Upton Lea
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.
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house refurbishments near Upton, SL1 1
bathroom renovations near Middle Green, SL3 6
kitchen refurbishment near Salt Hill, SL1 3
kitchen renovation near Wexham Street, SL3 6
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations 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 probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always 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 get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding what the right price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, 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 also a big range in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially 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 in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only 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 number of present clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. 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 most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of