The House extensions Specialists Littleton Common
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 Littleton Common, TW15 1 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 Littleton Common
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:property refurbishment near Ashford Common, TW15 1
garage conversion near Littleton Common, TW15 1
bathroom renovations near Charlton, TW17 0
kitchen refurbishment near Ashford, TW15 2
house renovation near Littleton, TW17 0
kitchen refurbishment near West Bedfont, TW14 8
kitchen refurbishment near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
bathroom renovations near Shepperton, TW17 0
home improvement near Laleham, TW18 1
property refurbishment near Knowle Green, TW18 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive 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 an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some hints regarding what the best rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth 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 definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of lots of items that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should 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 actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of