The Rear extension Specialists Cookham Rise
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an rear extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does rear extension all over Cookham Rise, SL6 9 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of rear extension 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 Cookham Rise
Most rear extension 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 Rear extension Consultation
We offer free rear extension 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 rear extension in rear extension 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:property refurbishment near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
renovation near Cookham, SL6 9
house refurbishments near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
garage conversion near North Town, SL6 7
bathroom renovations near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
garage conversion near Furze Platt, SL6 6
kitchen refurbishment near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
renovation near Bigfrith, SL6 6
home improvement near Bisham, SL7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Maidenhead, SL6 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable 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 significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas as to what the ideal price is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in fact 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 couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of many products that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to 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 reality it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the details of a few customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included