The Extensions Specialists Cockpole Green
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 Cockpole Green, RG10 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 Cockpole Green
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.
Nearby areas we cover:house refurbishments near Cockpole Green, RG10 8
house renovation near Crazies Hill, RG10 8
kitchen refurbishment near Holly Cross, RG10 8
renovation near Bowsey Hill, RG10 8
home improvement near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
garage conversion near Warren Row, RG10 8
kitchen renovation near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
house renovation near Newtown, RG9 1
property refurbishment near Woodlands, RG9 2
renovation near Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may 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 shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment 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 responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the details of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
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 business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included