The Extensions Specialists Hollybush Corner
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 Hollybush Corner, SL2 3 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 Hollybush Corner
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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garage conversion near Hollybush Hill, SL2 4
renovation near Littleworth Common, SL1 8
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kitchen renovation near Farnham Royal, SL2 3
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some ideas as to what the ideal price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big range in the cost of many items that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included