The Extensions Specialists Mattingley, RG27 8
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 Mattingley, RG27 8 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 Mattingley
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 choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension free construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different 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 renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some hints as to what the right cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of