The Extensions Specialists West Bedfont, TW14 8
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 West Bedfont, TW14 8 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 West Bedfont
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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily 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 often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some clues regarding what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually 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 need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the cost of lots of items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes 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 customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of