The Extensions Specialists Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2
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 Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2 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 Henley-on-Thames
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 often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you must just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has 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 lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is just 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 need to be extremely cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some clues as to exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in fact the builder has 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the details of a number of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included