The Extensions Specialists Stoke Poges
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 Stoke Poges, SL2 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 Stoke Poges
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:house refurbishments near Stoke Poges, SL2 4
bathroom renovations near Wexham Street, SL3 6
house renovation near Hollybush Hill, SL2 4
bathroom renovations near Stoke Green, SL2 4
renovation near Farnham Royal, SL2 3
bathroom renovations near Farnham Park, SL2 3
house refurbishments near Upton Lea, SL2 5
garage conversion near Fulmer, SL3 6
property refurbishment near George Green, SL3 6
home improvement near Manor Park, SL1 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the right rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in reality 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the cost of many products that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a number of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly 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 a terrific way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included