The Extensions Specialists Ruscombe, RG10 9
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 Ruscombe, RG10 9 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 Ruscombe
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 refurbishments near Ruscombe, RG10 9
bathroom renovations near Twyford, RG10 0
property refurbishment near Hare Hatch, RG10 9
kitchen refurbishment near Charvil, RG10 9
garage conversion near Whistley Green, RG10 0
kitchen refurbishment near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
bathroom renovations near The Holt, RG10 9
home improvement near Wargrave, RG10 8
house refurbishments near Kiln Green, RG10 9
renovation near Hurst, RG10 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress totally free develop and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new home you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some clues as to what the right price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the expense of lots of products that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a few customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest 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 ensure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included