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.
Nearby areas we cover:kitchen renovation near Mill End, RG9 6
property refurbishment near Greenlands, RG9 3
home improvement near Hambleden, RG9 6
renovation near Aston, RG9 3
house renovation near Remenham, RG9 3
house renovation near Medmenham, SL7 2
house refurbishments near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
renovation near Danesfield, SL7 2
renovation near Bockmer End, SL7 2
bathroom renovations near Lower Woodend, SL7 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you need to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is frequently because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future concerns 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 jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the cost of many items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly 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 appearance competitive when in reality 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 understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a few customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever 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 important to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included