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.
Nearby areas we cover:house renovation near Nuptown, RG42 6
home improvement near Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6
property refurbishment near Warfield, RG42 6
home improvement near Maiden's Green, RG42 6
kitchen refurbishment near Jealott's Hill, RG42 6
kitchen refurbishment near Winkfield, SL4 4
property refurbishment near Moss End, RG42 5
kitchen renovation near Tickleback Row, RG42 5
kitchen refurbishment near Braywoodside, SL6 3
home improvement near Newell Green, RG42 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly 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 consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive 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 more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues as to what the right rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future issues if in truth 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of lots of products that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a number of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful 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 main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among 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 a fantastic method to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included