The House extensions Specialists West 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 West End, RG10 0 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 West 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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is only 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 ought to be very careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in reality 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment 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 responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the expense of many items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a few clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder 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 guarantee an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of