The Terraced house extension Specialists Knowle Green
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 Knowle Green, TW18 2 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 Knowle Green
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:home improvement near Knowle Green, TW18 2
kitchen refurbishment near Staines, TW18 4
bathroom renovations near Egham Hythe, TW20 8
house renovation near Thorpe Lea, TW20 8
property refurbishment near Hythe, TW20 8
bathroom renovations near Ashford, TW15 2
home improvement near Laleham, TW18 1
bathroom renovations near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
bathroom renovations near Stanwell, TW19 7
kitchen refurbishment near Thorpe Green, TW20 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you should just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some ideas as to what the right rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential 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 only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial range in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a number of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information 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 number of current customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so make sure 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 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 terrific method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of