The Extensions Specialists Dipley, RG27 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 Dipley, RG27 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 Dipley
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 Dipley, RG27 8
house refurbishments near Hazeley Bottom, RG27 8
property refurbishment near Mattingley, RG27 8
renovation near West Green, RG27 8
bathroom renovations near Hazeley Heath, RG27 8
renovation near Hazeley Lea, RG27 8
bathroom renovations near Hazeley, RG27 8
property refurbishment near Murrell Green, RG27 8
kitchen renovation near Hartley Wintney, RG27 8
garage conversion near Pheonix Green, RG27 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension totally free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town could be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some ideas as to what the best cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues if in reality 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of numerous items that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should 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 might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may 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 numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent 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 creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of