The Terraced house extension Specialists Cippenham
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 Cippenham, SL1 5 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 Cippenham
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:renovation near Cippenham, SL1 5
house refurbishments near Dorney, SL4 6
kitchen renovation near Salt Hill, SL1 3
kitchen refurbishment near Eton Wick, SL4 6
bathroom renovations near Lynch Hill, SL2 2
renovation near Lent Rise, SL1 7
garage conversion near Manor Park, SL1 3
house refurbishments near Lake End, SL4 6
kitchen renovation near Chalvey, SL1 2
house refurbishments near Britwell, SL2 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the best rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to 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 faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be important 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 a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included