The Extensions Specialists Greenlands, RG9 3
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 Greenlands, RG9 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 Greenlands
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:house refurbishments near Greenlands, RG9 3
kitchen renovation near Mill End, RG9 6
kitchen refurbishment near Remenham, RG9 3
refurbishment company near Hambleden, RG9 6
property refurbishment near Aston, RG9 3
house renovation near Medmenham, SL7 2
bathroom renovations near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
kitchen refurbishment near Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2
house renovation near Woodlands, RG9 2
bathroom renovations near Danesfield, SL7 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to just be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas regarding what the best cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important 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 an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the expense of many items that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, 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
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included