The Extensions Specialists Jealott’s Hill, RG42 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 Jealott’s Hill, RG42 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 Jealott’s Hill
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 remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a very high probability that will result in additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some hints as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital 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 also a big variety in the cost of many items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily 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 sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s not difficult for builders to provide you the information of a number of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways 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 terrific way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included