The Single storey extension Specialists Bigfrith
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an single storey extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does single storey extension all over Bigfrith, SL6 6 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of single storey 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 Bigfrith
Most single storey 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 Single storey extension Consultation
We offer free single storey 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 single storey extension in single storey 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:renovation near Bigfrith, SL6 6
garage conversion near Temple, SL7 1
house renovation near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
kitchen refurbishment near Bisham, SL7 1
renovation near Pinkneys Green, SL6 6
house refurbishments near Marlow, SL7 1
property refurbishment near Applehouse Hill, SL6 6
bathroom renovations near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
bathroom renovations near Furze Platt, SL6 6
refurbishment company near Cookham Rise, SL6 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future concerns 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of many items that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of