The Terraced house extension Specialists Langley Common
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an terraced house extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does terraced house extension all over Langley Common, RG2 9 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of terraced house extension 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 Langley Common
Most terraced house extension 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 Terraced house extension Consultation
We offer free terraced house extension 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 terraced house extension in terraced house extension 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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst option to build 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 new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some ideas regarding what the best cost is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may 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 shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs during construction and your budget 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 only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the cost of numerous items that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available 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 utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s easy for home builders 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 bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of