The Extensions Specialists Holme Green, 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 Holme Green, 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 Holme Green
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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renovation near The Throat, RG40 3
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free build and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of many items that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to 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 reality it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Existing 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary 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 ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded 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 creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included