The House extensions Specialists Salt Hill
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 Salt Hill, SL1 3 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 Salt Hill
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 Salt Hill, SL1 3
kitchen refurbishment near Chalvey, SL1 2
garage conversion near Manor Park, SL1 3
bathroom renovations near Cippenham, SL1 5
garage conversion near Upton, SL1 1
refurbishment company near Upton Lea, SL2 5
renovation near South Field, SL4 6
refurbishment company near Britwell, SL2 1
house refurbishments near Eton Wick, SL4 6
kitchen renovation near Stoke Green, SL2 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some clues as to what the best rate is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has made an error 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 number of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation 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 duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of lots of items that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to give you the information of a couple of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing 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 confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of