The Extensions Specialists Crown Wood, RG12 9
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 Crown Wood, RG12 9 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 Crown Wood
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 refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free build and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the home builders with a thorough 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 much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the best cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the cost of many items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought 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 sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a number of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team 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 lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included