The Extensions Specialists Winnersh, RG41 5
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 Winnersh, RG41 5 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 Winnersh
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
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress totally free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not 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 essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some hints regarding what the best cost is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment 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 duty to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the expense of many items that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact 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 customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of