The Single storey extension Specialists Eton
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 Eton, SL4 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 Eton
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 Eton, SL4 6
home improvement near Clewer Village, SL4 5
house renovation near Windsor, SL4 1
kitchen refurbishment near South Field, SL4 6
garage conversion near Clewer New Town, SL4 3
bathroom renovations near Datchet, SL3 9
bathroom renovations near Chalvey, SL1 2
home improvement near Eton Wick, SL4 6
property refurbishment near Dedworth, SL4 5
renovation near Spital, SL4 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided 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 very high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in reality the builder has actually 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the cost of many items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used 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 detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s not difficult for builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … 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 critical to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of