The Extensions Specialists Lower Shiplake, RG9 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 Lower Shiplake, RG9 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 Lower Shiplake
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:house refurbishments near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
renovation near Shiplake, RG9 4
home improvement near New Cross, RG9 4
garage conversion near Wargrave, RG10 8
property refurbishment near Harpsden, RG9 4
kitchen renovation near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
home improvement near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Crazies Hill, RG10 8
renovation near Newtown, RG9 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding what the ideal price is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in truth the builder has 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 lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a huge range in the expense of numerous products that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the information of a number of clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Current clients will offer 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main 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 crucial to ensure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of