The Extensions Specialists Widmoor
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 Widmoor, SL1 8 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 Widmoor
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:renovation near Widmoor, SL1 8
house refurbishments near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
property refurbishment near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
kitchen renovation near Hedsor, HP10 0
house refurbishments near Wooburn Common, HP10 0
home improvement near Wooburn, HP10 0
refurbishment company near Cores End, HP10 0
bathroom renovations near Littleworth Common, SL1 8
bathroom renovations near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
renovation near Cookham, SL6 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the right price is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact the builder has actually 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products 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 practical, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased 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 sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references 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 encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of