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.
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renovation near Medmenham, SL7 2
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must 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 appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the details of a number of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might 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 make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning 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 exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included