The Single storey extension Specialists Bishopsgate
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 Bishopsgate, TW20 0 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 Bishopsgate
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much various 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 restoration jobs; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with plans 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 lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some hints as to what the ideal price is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future issues if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the expense of many items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available 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 utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give 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 present customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly 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 an excellent way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included