The Terraced house extension Specialists West 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 West End, RG10 0 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 West 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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new home you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some ideas regarding what the best price is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in fact 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s easy for builders to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included