The Single storey extension Specialists Cookham Rise
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 Cookham Rise, SL6 9 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 Cookham Rise
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 Cookham Rise, SL6 9
renovation near Cookham, SL6 9
house renovation near Cookham Dean, SL6 9
garage conversion near North Town, SL6 7
kitchen refurbishment near Maidenhead Court, SL6 8
house refurbishments near Furze Platt, SL6 6
garage conversion near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
house refurbishments near Bigfrith, SL6 6
property refurbishment near Bisham, SL7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Maidenhead, SL6 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to develop 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 builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive 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 crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest 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 substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding what the ideal price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the cost of lots of products that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included