The Extensions Specialists Moss End, RG42 5
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 Moss End, RG42 5 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 Moss 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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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas as to what the best rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly 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 reality it might in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the details of a number of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals 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. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Present customers will offer 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever 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 crucial to make sure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included