The Terraced house extension Specialists Cheapside
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 Cheapside, SL5 7 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 Cheapside
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 Cheapside, SL5 7
bathroom renovations near Sunninghill, SL5 7
kitchen renovation near Blacknest, SL5 0
kitchen renovation near Tittenhurst, SL5 0
garage conversion near The Rise, SL5 0
kitchen renovation near Ascot, SL5 7
garage conversion near Wood End, SL5 7
home improvement near Sunningdale, SL5 0
bathroom renovations near Woodside, SL4 2
refurbishment company near South Ascot, SL5 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some hints regarding what the best rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the expense of lots of items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially 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 reality it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Present customers will provide 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of