The Extensions Specialists Woodlands Park, SL6 3
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 Woodlands Park, SL6 3 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 Woodlands Park
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
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the right cost is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth the builder has made a mistake 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 absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the cost of many items that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets 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 utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Present customers will provide 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of