The House extensions Specialists Fern
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 Fern, SL8 5 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 Fern
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:bathroom renovations near Well End, SL8 5
renovation near Fern, SL8 5
renovation near Little Marlow, SL7 3
house refurbishments near Sheepridge, SL7 3
house renovation near Bourne End, SL8 5
house refurbishments near Cores End, HP10 0
kitchen renovation near Wooburn, HP10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
house renovation near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
house renovation near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot various 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 restoration projects; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the right rate is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in reality the builder has actually 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 definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key 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 understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the cost of lots of products that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly 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 might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a few customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of