The House extensions Specialists Bockmer End
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house extensions all over Bockmer End, SL7 2 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of house 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 Bockmer End
Most house 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 House extensions Consultation
We offer free house 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 house extensions in house 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 extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some ideas regarding what the best cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in reality 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial 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 a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of many 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 need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might 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 lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so ensure 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 best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included