The Extensions Specialists Lake End
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 Lake End, SL4 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 Lake End
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:kitchen refurbishment near Lake End, SL4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
house renovation near Dorney, SL4 6
property refurbishment near Bray, SL6 2
renovation near Lent Rise, SL1 7
property refurbishment near Cippenham, SL1 5
house renovation near Eton Wick, SL4 6
garage conversion near Boveney, SL4 6
house refurbishments near Bray Wick, SL6 1
house renovation near Oakley Green, SL4 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some clues regarding what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the expense of numerous items that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets 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 often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s simple for home builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of