The Extensions Specialists Farley Hill
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 Farley Hill, RG7 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 Farley Hill
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:kitchen refurbishment near Farley Hill, RG7 1
garage conversion near Arborfield Garrison, RG2 9
house renovation near Langley Common, RG2 9
renovation near Lower Common, RG27 0
house renovation near Eversley, RG27 0
bathroom renovations near Swallowfield, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Arborfield, RG2 9
home improvement near Riseley, RG7 1
garage conversion near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
garage conversion near Bramshill, RG27 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free build and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to additional expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even 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 right cost
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 very careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some hints regarding exactly what the best rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in reality 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial 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 a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should 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 fact it may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s simple for contractors to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present clients. Present clients will give 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly 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 unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of