The House extensions Specialists Burchett’s Green
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house extensions all over Burchett’s Green, SL6 6 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of house 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 Burchett’s Green
Most house 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 House extensions Consultation
We offer free house 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 house extensions in house 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 Burchett's Green, SL6 6
home improvement near Stubbings, SL6 6
property refurbishment near Littlewick Green, SL6 6
bathroom renovations near Applehouse Hill, SL6 6
house refurbishments near Holloway, SL6 3
bathroom renovations near Warren Row, RG10 8
kitchen refurbishment near Woolley Green, SL6 3
property refurbishment near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
garage conversion near Knowl Hill, RG10 9
kitchen renovation near Hurley Bottom, SL6 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you need to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct 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 brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the right cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future issues if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of many items that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly 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 truth it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of