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 very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst option 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 uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the best cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in 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 faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous products that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You ought 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 look competitive when in reality it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a few clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly 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 an excellent way to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of