The Rear extension Specialists Marlow Bottom
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 Marlow Bottom, SL7 3 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 Marlow Bottom
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:garage conversion near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
property refurbishment near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
home improvement near Marlow, SL7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Marlow Common, SL7 2
garage conversion near Little Marlow, SL7 3
garage conversion near Lower Woodend, SL7 2
kitchen refurbishment near Bisham, SL7 1
house renovation near Bockmer End, SL7 2
house refurbishments near Fern, SL8 5
renovation near Well End, SL8 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice 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 get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically because 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 lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might 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 actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some ideas regarding what the best price is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially 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 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 definitely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the cost of many items that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly 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 may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s simple for contractors to give you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify 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 items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included