The Extensions Specialists Dunsden Green, RG4 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 Dunsden Green, RG4 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 Dunsden 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?
- 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 renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you should just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will cause extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the best rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems if in reality the builder has actually made an error 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 number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly 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 very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that 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 say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may 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 crucial to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included 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 way to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of