The Extensions Specialists Dowlesgreen, RG40 1
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 Dowlesgreen, RG40 1 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 Dowlesgreen
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to build 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 unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will cause additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as 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 even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some ideas regarding what the best cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future issues if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of many items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s simple for home builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of