The House extensions Specialists Maidenhead
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 Maidenhead, 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 Maidenhead
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:bathroom renovations near Maidenhead, SL6 6
kitchen renovation near Highway, SL6 5
garage conversion near Furze Platt, SL6 6
house renovation near Boyn Hill, SL6 4
property refurbishment near North Town, SL6 7
property refurbishment near Tittle Row, SL6 4
renovation near Cox Green, SL6 3
garage conversion near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
garage conversion near Fishery, SL6 1
kitchen refurbishment near Woolley Green, SL6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be very careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the right price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in fact 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial range in the cost of lots of products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a 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 recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly 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 way to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of