The Extensions Specialists Greenlands, RG9 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 Greenlands, RG9 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 Greenlands
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.
Nearby areas we cover:bathroom renovations near Greenlands, RG9 3
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kitchen refurbishment near Hambleden, RG9 6
property refurbishment near Aston, RG9 3
garage conversion near Medmenham, SL7 2
kitchen refurbishment near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
house refurbishments near Woodlands, RG9 2
refurbishment company near Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2
renovation near Danesfield, SL7 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided 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 a really high possibility that will result in extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas regarding what the ideal price is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the cost of many items that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a few customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful 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 site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included