The House extensions Specialists Old Windsor
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 Old Windsor, SL4 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 Old Windsor
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:garage conversion near Old Windsor, SL4 2
kitchen renovation near Beaumont, TW19 5
home improvement near Wraysbury, TW19 5
kitchen refurbishment near Sunnymeads, SL3 9
bathroom renovations near Cooper's Hill, TW20 0
garage conversion near Datchet Common, SL3 9
bathroom renovations near Windsor, SL4 1
house renovation near Bishopsgate, TW20 0
kitchen refurbishment near Datchet, SL3 9
renovation near Horton, SL3 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will cause additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some hints regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the expense of lots of items that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially 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 fact it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the information of a number of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies 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 see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included