The Extensions Specialists Poundgreen, RG7 1
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 Poundgreen, RG7 1 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 Poundgreen
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 very typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided 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 a really high probability that will cause extra expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some hints as to what the best rate is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in fact the builder has actually 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of many products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly 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 may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a few customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Current 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly 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 confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of