The Extensions Specialists Amen Corner, RG12 8
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?
- 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 extremely typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some clues as to exactly what the best rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future issues if in reality the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products 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 sensible, there is also a big range in the cost of many items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might 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 important to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. 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 typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of