The Extensions Specialists West End, 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 West End, 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 West End
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 renovation near West End, RG10 0
garage conversion near Hungerford, RG10 0
property refurbishment near Shurlock Row, RG10 0
bathroom renovations near Beenham's Heath, RG10 0
bathroom renovations near Waltham St Lawrence, RG10 0
renovation near Hare Hatch, RG10 9
house refurbishments near Twyford, RG10 0
bathroom renovations near Littlefield Green, SL6 3
house refurbishments near Whistley Green, RG10 0
renovation near Ruscombe, RG10 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress totally free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some clues as to what the right price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous items that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to unearth any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included