The Single storey extension Specialists Cippenham
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 Cippenham, SL1 5 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 Cippenham
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:garage conversion near Cippenham, SL1 5
renovation near Dorney, SL4 6
bathroom renovations near Salt Hill, SL1 3
kitchen renovation near Eton Wick, SL4 6
property refurbishment near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
property refurbishment near Lent Rise, SL1 7
house renovation near Manor Park, SL1 3
renovation near Lake End, SL4 6
house renovation near Chalvey, SL1 2
home improvement near Britwell, SL2 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered 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 a very high probability that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some hints regarding what the best rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future issues if in reality the builder has 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of lots of items that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to give you the information of a number of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of