The Extensions Specialists Warfield, RG42 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 Warfield, RG42 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 Warfield
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 Warfield, RG42 6
home improvement near Tickleback Row, RG42 5
garage conversion near Moss End, RG42 5
home improvement near Newell Green, RG42 6
garage conversion near Cabbage Hill, RG42 5
property refurbishment near Jealott's Hill, RG42 6
house renovation near Nuptown, RG42 6
kitchen renovation near Maiden's Green, RG42 6
kitchen renovation near Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6
house refurbishments near Winkfield Row, RG42 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders 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 properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some ideas as to what the right price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a huge range in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s simple for home builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never 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 critical to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included