The Terraced house extension Specialists Lake End
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 Lake End, SL4 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 Lake End
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:property refurbishment near Lake End, SL4 6
house refurbishments near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
bathroom renovations near Dorney, SL4 6
property refurbishment near Bray, SL6 2
house renovation near Lent Rise, SL1 7
garage conversion near Cippenham, SL1 5
home improvement near Eton Wick, SL4 6
house refurbishments near Boveney, SL4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Bray Wick, SL6 1
garage conversion near Oakley Green, SL4 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you must only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much various 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 restoration 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 extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some ideas as to what the ideal rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth the builder has actually 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 few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 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 just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of items that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged 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 more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of