The Extensions Specialists Woodlands, RG9 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 Woodlands, RG9 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 Woodlands
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:property refurbishment near Woodlands, RG9 2
property refurbishment near Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2
bathroom renovations near Newtown, RG9 1
kitchen renovation near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
home improvement near Harpsden, RG9 4
home improvement near Remenham, RG9 3
bathroom renovations near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Aston, RG9 3
property refurbishment near Mays Green, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Cockpole Green, RG10 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some clues as to exactly what the best rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in reality the builder has 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial 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 only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge range in the cost of many items that might be considered realistic. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never 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 vital to make sure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included