The Rear extension Specialists Lent 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 Lent Rise, SL1 7 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 Lent 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:kitchen renovation near Lent Rise, SL1 7
house refurbishments near Lent, SL1 7
kitchen renovation near Burnham, SL1 7
kitchen renovation near Taplow, SL6 0
house renovation near Lake End, SL4 6
home improvement near Cippenham, SL1 5
house refurbishments near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
kitchen renovation near Dorney, SL4 6
garage conversion near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
house renovation near Bray, SL6 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some hints as to exactly what the right price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment 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 responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must 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 appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person 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 process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of