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.
Nearby areas we cover:renovation near Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6
bathroom renovations near Braywoodside, SL6 3
property refurbishment near Nuptown, RG42 6
renovation near Jealott's Hill, RG42 6
garage conversion near Warfield, RG42 6
bathroom renovations near Touchen-end, SL6 3
kitchen renovation near Paley Street, SL6 3
home improvement near Moss End, RG42 5
property refurbishment near Tickleback Row, RG42 5
property refurbishment near Littlefield Green, SL6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some ideas regarding what the right rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake 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 understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be critical 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 just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main 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 make sure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of