The Extensions Specialists Dipley, RG27 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 Dipley, RG27 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 Dipley
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 renovation near West Green, RG27 8
renovation near Hazeley Heath, RG27 8
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house refurbishments near Hazeley Lea, RG27 8
renovation near Murrell Green, RG27 8
kitchen renovation near Hartley Wintney, RG27 8
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included 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 conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the expense of lots of items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Existing 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 dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included