The Extensions Specialists Mill End, 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 Mill End, 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 Mill End
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 Mill End, RG9 6
garage conversion near Greenlands, RG9 3
renovation near Hambleden, RG9 6
house refurbishments near Aston, RG9 3
renovation near Remenham, RG9 3
renovation near Medmenham, SL7 2
bathroom renovations near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
house renovation near Danesfield, SL7 2
kitchen renovation near Bockmer End, SL7 2
home improvement near Lower Woodend, SL7 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you must just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of 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 exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some ideas as to what the right cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth the builder has 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the expense of many items that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the information of a few customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors 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 presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included