The House extensions Specialists Englefield Green
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 Englefield Green, TW20 0 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 Englefield Green
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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kitchen renovation near Beaumont, TW19 5
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-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 capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some ideas regarding what the best price is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the expense of lots of items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a few clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … 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 a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included