The Extensions Specialists Amen Corner
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 Amen Corner, RG12 8 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 Amen Corner
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 Contractors in London?
- 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
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you must just be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that 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 builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. 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 involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some ideas regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in truth 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of many items that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Existing customers will offer 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included