The Extensions Specialists Hambleden, RG9 6
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 Hambleden, RG9 6 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 Hambleden
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:renovation near Hambleden, RG9 6
home improvement near Mill End, RG9 6
house refurbishments near Greenlands, RG9 3
renovation near Aston, RG9 3
house renovation near Remenham, RG9 3
garage conversion near Medmenham, SL7 2
house renovation near Bockmer End, SL7 2
house refurbishments near Lower Woodend, SL7 2
kitchen renovation near Danesfield, SL7 2
house renovation near Marlow Common, SL7 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress totally free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the best rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the expense of lots of products that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly 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 fact it might actually be very misleading. 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 customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of