The Extensions Specialists Hungerford, RG10 0
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 Hungerford, RG10 0 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 Hungerford
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 remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free build and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be offering you some clues as to what the right rate is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a big range in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal 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!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included