The House extensions Specialists Datchet
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 Datchet, SL3 9 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 Datchet
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.
Nearby areas we cover:kitchen renovation near Datchet, SL3 9
garage conversion near Datchet Common, SL3 9
property refurbishment near Eton, SL4 6
house renovation near Upton, SL1 1
house refurbishments near Windsor, SL4 1
home improvement near Slough, SL3 7
bathroom renovations near Chalvey, SL1 2
bathroom renovations near Sunnymeads, SL3 9
garage conversion near Langley, SL3 7
bathroom renovations near Clewer Village, SL4 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to what the best price is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of lots of items that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a number of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods 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 terrific way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however 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