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.
Nearby areas we cover:home improvement near Burchett's Green, SL6 6
home improvement near Stubbings, SL6 6
bathroom renovations near Littlewick Green, SL6 6
garage conversion near Applehouse Hill, SL6 6
house refurbishments near Holloway, SL6 3
kitchen refurbishment near Warren Row, RG10 8
kitchen renovation near Woolley Green, SL6 3
garage conversion near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
kitchen refurbishment near Knowl Hill, RG10 9
house renovation near Hurley Bottom, SL6 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding what the best rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of many items that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially 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 appearance competitive when in reality it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of