The Extensions Specialists Twyford, RG10 0
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 Twyford, RG10 0 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 Twyford
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:bathroom renovations near Twyford, RG10 0
property refurbishment near Ruscombe, RG10 9
kitchen renovation near Whistley Green, RG10 0
garage conversion near Hurst, RG10 0
property refurbishment near Charvil, RG10 9
kitchen refurbishment near Hare Hatch, RG10 9
renovation near Woodley Green, RG5 4
house refurbishments near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
bathroom renovations near West End, RG10 0
renovation near Hungerford, RG10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot 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 remodelling projects; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly 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 everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be important 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 a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the expense of many items that might be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered 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 look competitive when in truth it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of