The Extensions Specialists Wargrave, RG10 8
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 Wargrave, RG10 8 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 Wargrave
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 really typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included 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 save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some clues regarding what the ideal price is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing clients. Current clients will provide 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend 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 included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included