The Extensions Specialists Burchett’s Green
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 Burchett’s Green, SL6 6 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 Burchett’s Green
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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home improvement near Holloway, SL6 3
property refurbishment near Warren Row, RG10 8
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renovation near Knowl Hill, RG10 9
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you ought to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential 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 a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the cost of many products that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be extremely 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 to existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … 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 vital to ensure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of