The Extensions Specialists Mill End, RG9 6
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 Mill End, RG9 6 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 Mill End
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 remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you ought to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal price is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in truth the builder has actually 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation 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 include figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the cost of lots of products that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Current customers 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included