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.
Nearby areas we cover:home improvement near Hungerford, RG10 0
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kitchen refurbishment near Beenham's Heath, RG10 0
bathroom renovations near Whistley Green, RG10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Waltham St Lawrence, RG10 0
home improvement near Hurst, RG10 0
home improvement near Twyford, RG10 0
property refurbishment near Littlefield Green, SL6 3
renovation near Ruscombe, RG10 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints as to what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of lots of items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s simple for home builders to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included