The Extensions Specialists Wokingham, RG41 2
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 Wokingham, RG41 2 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 Wokingham
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 refurbishments near Wokingham, RG41 2
property refurbishment near Matthewsgreen, RG41 1
garage conversion near Eastheath, RG41 2
kitchen renovation near Emmbrook, RG41 3
bathroom renovations near Dowlesgreen, RG40 1
garage conversion near The Throat, RG40 3
kitchen refurbishment near Barkham, RG41 4
garage conversion near Holme Green, RG40 3
property refurbishment near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
property refurbishment near Honey Hill, RG40 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly release the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some clues as to exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of many products that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased 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 used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the details of a few clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Present 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 website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included