The Extensions Specialists Braywoodside
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 Braywoodside, SL6 3 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 Braywoodside
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.
Nearby areas we cover:bathroom renovations near Braywoodside, SL6 3
home improvement near Touchen-end, SL6 3
kitchen refurbishment near Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6
renovation near Paley Street, SL6 3
property refurbishment near Littlefield Green, SL6 3
home improvement near Stud Green, SL6 2
kitchen renovation near Nuptown, RG42 6
bathroom renovations near Jealott's Hill, RG42 6
house renovation near White Waltham, SL6 3
garage conversion near Moneyrow Green, SL6 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the home builders with a comprehensive 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 far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some hints as to what the ideal cost is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the cost of many items that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise 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 utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a number of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included