The Side return extension Specialists Lent
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an side return extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does side return extension all over Lent, 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 side return 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
Most side return 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 Side return extension Consultation
We offer free side return 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 side return extension in side return 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 refurbishment near Lent, SL1 7
house renovation near Burnham, SL1 7
bathroom renovations near Taplow, SL6 0
kitchen renovation near Lent Rise, SL1 7
kitchen refurbishment near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
renovation near Rose Hill, SL1 8
garage conversion near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
kitchen renovation near Cippenham, SL1 5
kitchen refurbishment near Britwell, SL2 1
kitchen refurbishment near Lake End, SL4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress totally free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. 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 so much various 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 renovation jobs; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some clues as to what the ideal price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has 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 want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of many items that could 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary 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 critical to ensure a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of