The Single storey extension Specialists Great Lea Common
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 Great Lea Common, RG7 1 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 Great Lea Common
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
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings 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 important items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some ideas as to what the right rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact the builder has 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of numerous products that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s easy for contractors to give you the information of a couple of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current 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 primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included