The Extensions Specialists Coley, RG2 0
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 Coley, RG2 0 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 Coley
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:refurbishment company near Coley, RG2 0
renovation near The Mount, RG1 5
renovation near Reading, RG1 1
home improvement near Whiteknights, RG1 5
bathroom renovations near Whitley, RG2 0
renovation near New Town, RG1 3
bathroom renovations near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
kitchen renovation near Caversham, RG4 8
home improvement near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
renovation near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints regarding what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of lots of products that could be thought about practical. For instance, 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 in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the details of a few customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … 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 critical to make sure an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of