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 typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a stress free build and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will cause additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the right rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future issues if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want 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 absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important 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 an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous items that could be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure 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 best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included