The Extensions Specialists Woodlands
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, RG9 2 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
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
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you must 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 just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints as to what the right rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of many items that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s easy for builders to provide you the details of a few customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of 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 terrific method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of