The Extensions Specialists Popeswood
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 Popeswood, RG12 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 Popeswood
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.
Nearby areas we cover:renovation near Popeswood, RG12 8
garage conversion near Amen Corner, RG12 8
garage conversion near Priestwood, RG42 1
bathroom renovations near Binfield, RG42 5
property refurbishment near Wildridings, RG12 7
house renovation near Bracknell, RG12 7
house renovation near Great Hollands, RG12 8
house renovation near Easthampstead, RG12 7
kitchen refurbishment near Cabbage Hill, RG42 5
house refurbishments near Holme Green, RG40 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual 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 sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with plans 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 probability that will cause extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some clues as to exactly what the ideal price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might result in future problems if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial 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 an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge range in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about 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 lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a number of customers who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of