The Extensions Specialists Merryhill Green, RG41 5
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?
- 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 remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you must just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions 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 a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some clues as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, 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 duty to include figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must 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 actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a number of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of 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 information of a number of current clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included