The Rear extension Specialists Waltham St Lawrence
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 Waltham St Lawrence, RG10 0 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 Waltham St Lawrence
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
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the right price is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to 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 shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products 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 practical, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of numerous products that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a few customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current 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 handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building 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 may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly 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 excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included