The Extensions Specialists Bockmer End
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does extensions all over Bockmer End, SL7 2 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of 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 Bockmer End
Most 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 Extensions Consultation
We offer free 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 extensions in 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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal price is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues 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 number of terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the information of a few clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little bit of 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 information of a number of existing clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary 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 develop … you might never ever 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 crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of