The Extensions Specialists Riseley, RG7 1
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 Riseley, RG7 1 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 Riseley
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 renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some hints as to exactly what the right rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake 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 need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of