The Extensions Specialists Tickleback Row, RG42 5
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 Tickleback Row, RG42 5 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 Tickleback Row
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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renovation near Jealott's Hill, RG42 6
home improvement near Newell Green, RG42 6
house refurbishments near Binfield, RG42 5
renovation near Nuptown, RG42 6
garage conversion near Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive 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 comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the right price is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the expense of many items that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a few clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Existing clients will provide 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 primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the very 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 an excellent method to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of