The Extensions Specialists Whitley Wood, RG2 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 Whitley Wood, RG2 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 Whitley Wood
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 remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some hints as to what the best rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in reality 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of lots of items that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially 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 reality it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer 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 couple of present customers. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
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 companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful 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 very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of