The Rear extension Specialists Sheepridge
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 Sheepridge, 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 Sheepridge
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:house refurbishments near Sheepridge, SL7 3
kitchen refurbishment near Fern, SL8 5
kitchen renovation near Well End, SL8 5
house refurbishments near Little Marlow, SL7 3
renovation near Bourne End, SL8 5
garage conversion near Wooburn, HP10 0
bathroom renovations near Cores End, HP10 0
kitchen renovation near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
garage conversion near Hedsor, HP10 0
kitchen renovation near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have 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 out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact the builder has actually made an error 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 number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the cost of many items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a number of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many 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 exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover 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 disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included