The Extensions Specialists Oakley Green
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 Oakley Green, SL4 4 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 Oakley Green
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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot different 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 renovation tasks; however 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 select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some hints as to exactly what the right cost is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in truth the builder has actually 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of lots of items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily 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 often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing 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 confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included