The House extensions Specialists Well End
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 Well End, SL8 5 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 Well End
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 Well End, SL8 5
garage conversion near Fern, SL8 5
kitchen renovation near Little Marlow, SL7 3
kitchen refurbishment near Sheepridge, SL7 3
house refurbishments near Bourne End, SL8 5
property refurbishment near Wooburn, HP10 0
renovation near Cores End, HP10 0
home improvement near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
property refurbishment near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
bathroom renovations near Hedsor, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch 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 due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some ideas as to what the best rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of lots of products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered 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 appearance competitive when in reality it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included