The Extensions Specialists Woodley, RG5 3
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 Woodley, RG5 3 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 Woodley
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 Woodley, RG5 3
house renovation near Earley, RG6 7
house refurbishments near Whiteknights, RG1 5
garage conversion near Lower Earley, RG6 3
renovation near Woodley Green, RG5 4
house refurbishments near New Town, RG1 3
renovation near Winnersh, RG41 5
kitchen refurbishment near The Mount, RG1 5
kitchen refurbishment near Sonning, RG4 6
home improvement near Merryhill Green, RG41 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some hints regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big variety in the cost of lots of products that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially 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 fact it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might 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 make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning 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 exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of