The Extensions Specialists Hawks Hill
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 Hawks Hill, SL8 5 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 Hawks Hill
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:house renovation near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
bathroom renovations near Widmoor, SL1 8
house renovation near Wooburn, HP10 0
kitchen renovation near Cores End, HP10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Cookham, SL6 9
property refurbishment near Bourne End, SL8 5
house refurbishments near Hedsor, HP10 0
home improvement near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
bathroom renovations near Wooburn Common, HP10 0
house renovation near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the right cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has made a mistake 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included