The Extensions Specialists Colnbrook
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 Colnbrook, SL3 0 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 Colnbrook
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:property refurbishment near Colnbrook, SL3 0
garage conversion near Brands Hill, SL3 8
house refurbishments near Sutton, SL3 8
bathroom renovations near Poyle, SL3 0
kitchen renovation near Longford, UB7 0
kitchen renovation near Horton, SL3 9
house refurbishments near Richings Park, SL0 9
renovation near Sunnymeads, SL3 9
property refurbishment near Thorney, SL0 9
kitchen refurbishment near Langley, SL3 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free build and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with plans 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 an extremely high probability that will result in additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need 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 expense of lots of products that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included