The Extensions Specialists Remenham Hill, RG9 3
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 Remenham Hill, RG9 3 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 Remenham Hill
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 refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension since 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 restoration jobs; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future issues if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of