The Extensions Specialists Sonning Eye, RG4 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 Sonning Eye, RG4 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 Sonning Eye
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 renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some hints as to exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big range in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially 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 truth it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a number of clients who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Existing customers will provide 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of 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 an excellent way to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of