The Extensions Specialists Nuptown, RG42 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 Nuptown, RG42 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 Nuptown
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:renovation near Nuptown, RG42 6
garage conversion near Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6
renovation near Warfield, RG42 6
renovation near Maiden's Green, RG42 6
property refurbishment near Jealott's Hill, RG42 6
garage conversion near Winkfield, SL4 4
kitchen renovation near Tickleback Row, RG42 5
kitchen refurbishment near Moss End, RG42 5
house refurbishments near Braywoodside, SL6 3
house refurbishments near Newell Green, RG42 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you should only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding what the right price is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of many items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s simple for home builders to give you the details of a number of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … 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 critical to guarantee an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included