The Terraced house extension Specialists Medmenham
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 Medmenham, 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 Medmenham
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:house refurbishments near Medmenham, SL7 2
house renovation near Danesfield, SL7 2
garage conversion near Aston, RG9 3
house renovation near Mill End, RG9 6
bathroom renovations near Hurley Bottom, SL6 5
bathroom renovations near Hurley, SL6 5
kitchen refurbishment near Bockmer End, SL7 2
bathroom renovations near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
property refurbishment near Hambleden, RG9 6
refurbishment company near Marlow Common, SL7 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will cause additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is just 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 really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some clues regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in reality the builder has 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big range in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially 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 appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to give you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Current clients 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 dealing with
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 person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify 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 an excellent method to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included