The Terraced house extension Specialists Widmoor
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 Widmoor, SL1 8 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 Widmoor
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 Widmoor, SL1 8
bathroom renovations near Hawks Hill, SL8 5
bathroom renovations near Hedsor, HP10 0
renovation near Berghers Hill, HP10 0
property refurbishment near Wooburn Common, HP10 0
house refurbishments near Wooburn, HP10 0
house renovation near Cores End, HP10 0
house renovation near Littleworth Common, SL1 8
garage conversion near Wooburn Green, HP10 0
renovation near Cookham, SL6 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-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 intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future issues if in truth the builder has made a mistake 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of many products that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included