The House extensions Specialists Fifield
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 Fifield, SL6 2 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 Fifield
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:home improvement near Fifield, SL6 2
kitchen refurbishment near Holyport, SL6 2
garage conversion near Moneyrow Green, SL6 2
renovation near Oakley Green, SL4 4
kitchen refurbishment near Stud Green, SL6 2
house renovation near Touchen-end, SL6 3
garage conversion near Bray, SL6 2
home improvement near Boveney, SL4 6
house renovation near Braywoodside, SL6 3
garage conversion near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop 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 uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want 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 absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key 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 an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a huge range in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about sensible. For example, 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 often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a number of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Present 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 site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might 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 numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of