The Terraced house extension Specialists Britwell
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 Britwell, SL2 1 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 Britwell
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 Britwell, SL2 1
home improvement near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
house refurbishments near East Burnham, SL2 3
garage conversion near Farnham Royal, SL2 3
property refurbishment near Farnham Park, SL2 3
kitchen renovation near Manor Park, SL1 3
refurbishment company near Cippenham, SL1 5
kitchen renovation near Salt Hill, SL1 3
property refurbishment near Lent, SL1 7
house refurbishments near Burnham, SL1 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst option 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 uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the right cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact 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 couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, 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 include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the expense of many products that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included