The Terraced house extension Specialists Great Lea Common
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 Great Lea Common, RG7 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 Great Lea Common
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 renovation near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
garage conversion near Shinfield, RG2 9
house renovation near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Whitley, RG2 0
property refurbishment near Poundgreen, RG7 1
house renovation near Pingewood, RG30 3
property refurbishment near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with strategies 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 an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some hints as to what the right rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about practical. 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 utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a number of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never 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 crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included