The Extensions Specialists Priestwood, RG42 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 Priestwood, RG42 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 Priestwood
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 refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some hints as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality the builder has made a mistake 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two 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 include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of lots of 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 must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be extremely 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 with current customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever 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 a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those products that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of