The Extensions Specialists Emmbrook, RG41 3
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 Emmbrook, RG41 3 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 Emmbrook
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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home improvement near Sindlesham, RG41 5
garage conversion near Dowlesgreen, RG40 1
property refurbishment near Winnersh, RG41 5
house refurbishments near Barkham, RG41 4
property refurbishment near Eastheath, RG41 2
kitchen refurbishment near Merryhill Green, RG41 5
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some hints regarding what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact the builder has actually 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be critical 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 include figures that are practical, there is likewise a big range in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially 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 look competitive when in reality it may 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 to current clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning 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 person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … 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 vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included