The Extensions Specialists Remenham Hill, RG9 3
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 Remenham Hill, RG9 3 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 Remenham Hill
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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house refurbishments near Aston, RG9 3
kitchen renovation near Newtown, RG9 1
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you need to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some hints as to what the right price is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake 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 couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the expense of many items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered 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 utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a few customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. 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 dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are included