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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should only be talking with contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some clues as to what the right cost is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in fact the builder has actually 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of numerous items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the details of a number of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included