The Extensions Specialists Woodlands Park
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 Woodlands Park, 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 Woodlands Park
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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kitchen refurbishment near Cold Harbour, SL6 3
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property refurbishment near Littlefield Green, SL6 3
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various 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; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the right cost is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in reality 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial 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 include figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the expense of many items that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered 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 appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the details of a few customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure 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
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included