The Extensions Specialists Langley Common, RG2 9
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 Langley Common, RG2 9 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 Langley Common
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
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much various 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 renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased 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 reality it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Present clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the individual 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 process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of