The Extensions Specialists Medmenham, SL7 2
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 Medmenham, SL7 2 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 Medmenham
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:bathroom renovations near Medmenham, SL7 2
kitchen renovation near Danesfield, SL7 2
kitchen refurbishment near Aston, RG9 3
home improvement near Mill End, RG9 6
house renovation near Hurley Bottom, SL6 5
bathroom renovations near Hurley, SL6 5
renovation near Bockmer End, SL7 2
home improvement near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
house refurbishments near Hambleden, RG9 6
home improvement near Marlow Common, SL7 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you ought to just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; nevertheless that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly 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 important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always release the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some hints regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future problems if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the expense of many items that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the details of a few clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of