The Extensions Specialists Schoolgreen, RG2 9
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 Schoolgreen, RG2 9 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 Schoolgreen
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:renovation near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
home improvement near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
house renovation near Shinfield, RG2 9
home improvement near Arborfield, RG2 9
house renovation near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
home improvement near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
garage conversion near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
house renovation near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
renovation near Langley Common, RG2 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some ideas regarding what the best cost is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future issues if in fact the builder has 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital 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 just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of lots of products that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included 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 way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of