The Side return extension Specialists Caversham Heights, RG4 7
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an side return extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does side return extension all over Caversham Heights, RG4 7 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of side return extension 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 Caversham Heights
Most side return extension 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 Side return extension Consultation
We offer free side return extension 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 side return extension in side return extension 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 really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some hints as to what the ideal rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in fact the builder has 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial 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 an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous products that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily 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 utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is consisted of 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 terrific method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included