The Single storey extension Specialists Thorpe
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, 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
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 Thorpe Green, TW20 8
kitchen refurbishment near Thorpe, TW20 8
kitchen renovation near Stroude, GU25 4
refurbishment company near Virginia Water, GU25 4
home improvement near Trumps Green, GU25 4
home improvement near Egham Hythe, TW20 8
refurbishment company near Thorpe Lea, TW20 8
garage conversion near Hythe, TW20 8
bathroom renovations near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
property refurbishment near Egham, TW20 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically because 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 items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will cause extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some hints as to exactly what the right cost is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake 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 couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of lots of products that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a number of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Current customers will provide 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 everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included