The Extensions Specialists Heathlands, RG40 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 Heathlands, RG40 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 Heathlands
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be very cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some ideas as to what the right cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning 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 a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of lots of products that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a number of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included