The Extensions Specialists Carter’s Hill, RG41 5
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does extensions all over Carter’s Hill, RG41 5 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of extensions 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 Carter’s Hill
Most extensions 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 Extensions Consultation
We offer free extensions 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?
- Specialists in extensions in extensions 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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kitchen refurbishment near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
renovation near Arborfield, RG2 9
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot different 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 remodelling jobs; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees 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 most affordable quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some clues as to what the right rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in reality 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of numerous products that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to 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 truth it might 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 with existing clients
It’s easy for builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. 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 handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of