The Extensions Specialists Merryhill Green
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 Merryhill Green, RG41 5 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 Merryhill Green
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 Contractors in London?
- 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 renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some hints as to what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to give you the details of a couple of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few existing customers. 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people 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 many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included