The Extensions Specialists Old Windsor
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 Old Windsor, SL4 2 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 Old Windsor
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 renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive 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 an extensive quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some ideas as to what the right price is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future problems if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation 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 a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the expense of many items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Present customers 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might 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 crucial to ensure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of