The Extensions Specialists Crazies Hill, RG10 8
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 Crazies Hill, RG10 8 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 Crazies 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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some clues regarding what the right cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made an error 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 number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of products that might be considered practical. 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 utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way 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 may quote for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included