The Extensions Specialists Holme Green, RG40 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 Holme Green, RG40 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 Holme Green
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 very often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture 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 don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some hints regarding what the best cost is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually offered 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 shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of many products that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need 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!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of