The Extensions Specialists The Ridges, RG40 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 The Ridges, RG40 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 The Ridges
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 refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must just be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much various 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 jobs; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth 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 builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the best cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, 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 responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of many products that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily 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 appearance competitive when in reality it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of 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 way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included