The Extensions Specialists Emmbrook
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 Emmbrook, RG41 3 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 Emmbrook
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 Contractors in London?
- 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:home improvement near Emmbrook, RG41 3
kitchen refurbishment near Matthewsgreen, RG41 1
house renovation near Wokingham, RG41 2
house renovation near Sindlesham, RG41 5
kitchen renovation near Dowlesgreen, RG40 1
kitchen refurbishment near Winnersh, RG41 5
house renovation near Barkham, RG41 4
house refurbishments near Eastheath, RG41 2
home improvement near Merryhill Green, RG41 5
kitchen renovation near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you should just be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will result in additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some ideas regarding what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future issues if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation 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 reasonable, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of numerous products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a number of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included