The Extensions Specialists Remenham, 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, 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
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.
Nearby areas we cover:house renovation near Remenham, RG9 3
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renovation near Mill End, RG9 6
house renovation near Woodlands, RG9 2
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refurbishment company near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
garage conversion near Hambleden, RG9 6
kitchen refurbishment near Medmenham, SL7 2
house refurbishments near Newtown, RG9 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you should only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to 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 really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing 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 validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of