The Extensions Specialists Paley Street
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 Paley Street, SL6 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 Paley Street
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
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will result in extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some hints as to what the best cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of many products that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to 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 fact it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a couple of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of