The Single storey extension Specialists Chalvey
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 Chalvey, SL1 2 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 Chalvey
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:property refurbishment near Chalvey, SL1 2
property refurbishment near Salt Hill, SL1 3
kitchen refurbishment near South Field, SL4 6
house renovation near Upton, SL1 1
kitchen refurbishment near Eton, SL4 6
house refurbishments near Manor Park, SL1 3
renovation near Eton Wick, SL4 6
refurbishment company near Cippenham, SL1 5
kitchen renovation near Clewer Village, SL4 5
garage conversion near Datchet, SL3 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress totally free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key 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 just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a big range in the cost of many products that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must 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 look competitive when in truth it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the information of a couple of 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 waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever 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 important to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend 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 very best methods to clarify exactly what is included 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 fantastic method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included