The Extensions Specialists Upton
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, SL1 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 Upton
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:kitchen refurbishment near Upton, SL1 1
home improvement near Slough, SL3 7
kitchen renovation near Chalvey, SL1 2
kitchen refurbishment near Langley, SL3 7
bathroom renovations near Upton Lea, SL2 5
bathroom renovations near Datchet, SL3 9
refurbishment company near Middle Green, SL3 6
home improvement near Salt Hill, SL1 3
garage conversion near George Green, SL3 6
kitchen refurbishment near Manor Park, SL1 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some clues regarding what the ideal price is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in reality 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available 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 sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of