The Terraced house extension Specialists Hawthorn Hill
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 Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6 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 Hawthorn Hill
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future issues 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 number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the cost of many products that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered 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 appearance competitive when in truth it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of