The Single storey extension Specialists Thorpe Lea
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 Thorpe Lea, TW20 8 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 Thorpe Lea
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
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial range in the expense of numerous items that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually 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 talking to existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a couple of clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways 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 an excellent method to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included