The Terraced house extension Specialists Bovingdon Green
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an terraced house extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does terraced house extension all over Bovingdon Green, SL7 2 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of terraced house 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 Bovingdon Green
Most terraced house 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 Terraced house extension Consultation
We offer free terraced house 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 terraced house extension in terraced house 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:house refurbishments near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
kitchen refurbishment near Marlow Common, SL7 2
kitchen refurbishment near Bockmer End, SL7 2
renovation near Marlow, SL7 1
kitchen renovation near Lower Woodend, SL7 2
house refurbishments near Bisham, SL7 1
house refurbishments near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
garage conversion near Temple, SL7 1
house renovation near Bigfrith, SL6 6
bathroom renovations near Danesfield, SL7 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much 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 ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the right price is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in reality the builder has actually 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 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 greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, 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 include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of lots of items that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Current clients will offer 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never 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 vital to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of