The Extensions Specialists Earley, RG6 7
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 Earley, RG6 7 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 Earley
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
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress totally free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you should just be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house 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 capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is only 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 must be very careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might really be very deceptive. 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 present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the details of a few clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Current 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 website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included