The Extensions Specialists Highway
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 Highway, SL6 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 Highway
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 Highway, SL6 5
property refurbishment near Maidenhead, SL6 6
bathroom renovations near Tittle Row, SL6 4
refurbishment company near Furze Platt, SL6 6
renovation near Boyn Hill, SL6 4
renovation near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
kitchen renovation near Woolley Green, SL6 3
renovation near Stubbings, SL6 6
kitchen refurbishment near North Town, SL6 7
house refurbishments near Holloway, SL6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees 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 most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding what the best cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has made a mistake 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must 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 appearance competitive when in truth it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the details of a couple of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of