The Extensions Specialists Crown Wood, RG12 9
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 Crown Wood, RG12 9 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 Crown Wood
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 Crown Wood, RG12 9
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renovation near Harmans Water, RG12 9
house refurbishments near Birch Hill, RG12 7
house renovation near Hanworth, RG12 7
bathroom renovations near Wildridings, RG12 7
property refurbishment near Bracknell, RG12 7
bathroom renovations near Great Hollands, RG12 8
kitchen renovation near Bullbrook, RG12 2
garage conversion near Priestwood, RG42 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress totally free construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as 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 much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the best rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially 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 fact it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never 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 vital to make sure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify 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 a fantastic method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of