The Terraced house extension Specialists Lower Woodend
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 Lower Woodend, SL7 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 Lower Woodend
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 Bockmer End, SL7 2
renovation near Marlow Common, SL7 2
house refurbishments near Bovingdon Green, SL7 2
house renovation near Danesfield, SL7 2
kitchen renovation near Marlow Bottom, SL7 3
kitchen refurbishment near Hambleden, RG9 6
renovation near Medmenham, SL7 2
kitchen refurbishment near Mill End, RG9 6
kitchen renovation near Marlow, SL7 1
property refurbishment near Hurley, SL6 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some ideas regarding exactly 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 lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items 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 sensible, there is also a huge range in the cost of many products that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a few clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may 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 critical to make sure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included