The House extensions Specialists Wood 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 Wood End, SL5 7 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 Wood 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:kitchen refurbishment near Wood End, SL5 7
house renovation near Brookside, SL5 8
kitchen refurbishment near Woodside, SL4 2
garage conversion near Cranbourne, SL4 4
garage conversion near Ascot, SL5 7
property refurbishment near North Ascot, SL5 8
property refurbishment near Cheapside, SL5 7
property refurbishment near Sunninghill, SL5 7
house renovation near Winkfield, SL4 4
home improvement near Winkfield Row, RG42 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the best rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of