The Extensions Specialists Barkham, RG41 4
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 Barkham, RG41 4 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 Barkham
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:renovation near Barkham, RG41 4
kitchen refurbishment near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
home improvement near Eastheath, RG41 2
bathroom renovations near Wokingham, RG41 2
home improvement near Langley Common, RG2 9
renovation near The Throat, RG40 3
property refurbishment near Emmbrook, RG41 3
kitchen renovation near Sindlesham, RG41 5
house renovation near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
bathroom renovations near Arborfield Garrison, RG2 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some hints as to what the right rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in reality the builder has made an error 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the expense of many products that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing clients. 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of