The House extensions Specialists Temple
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 Temple, SL7 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 Temple
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 Temple, SL7 1
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garage conversion near Bisham, SL7 1
house refurbishments near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
kitchen refurbishment near Hurley Bottom, SL6 5
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property refurbishment near Applehouse Hill, SL6 6
garage conversion near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
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home improvement near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the right rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future issues if in truth the builder has 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of many products that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included