The Extensions Specialists Farley Hill, RG7 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 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?
- 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:bathroom renovations near Farley Hill, RG7 1
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house refurbishments near Lower Common, RG27 0
kitchen renovation near Eversley, RG27 0
kitchen renovation near Swallowfield, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Arborfield, RG2 9
kitchen renovation near Riseley, RG7 1
renovation near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
refurbishment company near Bramshill, RG27 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you should just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the best cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big variety in the expense of numerous products that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a few customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the 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 terrific way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included