The Extensions Specialists Nuptown, 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 Nuptown, 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 Nuptown
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
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some ideas as to what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of many items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be really deceptive. 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 present clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a few clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of