The Extensions Specialists Slough
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 Slough, SL3 7 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 Slough
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:garage conversion near Slough, SL3 7
kitchen refurbishment near Upton, SL1 1
garage conversion near Langley, SL3 7
kitchen renovation near Middle Green, SL3 6
house refurbishments near Datchet, SL3 9
kitchen refurbishment near George Green, SL3 6
bathroom renovations near Upton Lea, SL2 5
bathroom renovations near Brands Hill, SL3 8
renovation near Chalvey, SL1 2
garage conversion near Datchet Common, SL3 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough 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 save you some money, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some ideas as to what the best price is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future issues if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be vital 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 an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of lots of items that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of