The Rear extension Specialists Thorpe Lea
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 Thorpe Lea, TW20 8 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 Thorpe Lea
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied 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 really high likelihood that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the right rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future problems if in fact the builder has actually made an error 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 few terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial 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 an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of lots of items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s simple for contractors to give you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the 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 an excellent way to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of