The House extensions Specialists Paley Street
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 Paley Street, SL6 3 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 Paley Street
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 renovation near Paley Street, SL6 3
bathroom renovations near Littlefield Green, SL6 3
bathroom renovations near Touchen-end, SL6 3
kitchen refurbishment near White Waltham, SL6 3
garage conversion near Braywoodside, SL6 3
home improvement near Stud Green, SL6 2
house refurbishments near Beenham's Heath, RG10 0
garage conversion near Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6
house refurbishments near Woodlands Park, SL6 3
home improvement near Jealott's Hill, RG42 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you ought to only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the right rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake 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 should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available 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 look competitive when in truth it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of