The Extensions Specialists Pheonix 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 Pheonix Green, RG27 8 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 Pheonix 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 remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some hints as to what the ideal cost is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth the builder has made an error 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 number of terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of items that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets 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 sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a number of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful 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 main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies 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 see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included 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 a great way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included