The Extensions Specialists Three Mile Cross, 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 Three Mile Cross, 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 Three Mile Cross
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:house refurbishments near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
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kitchen renovation near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
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kitchen refurbishment near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
kitchen renovation near Grazeley, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Shinfield, RG2 9
property refurbishment near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
garage conversion near Pingewood, RG30 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal price is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in reality the builder has 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation 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 an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the cost of lots of items that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be really 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 to existing customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … 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 critical to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among 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 great method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included