The Extensions Specialists Ryeish Green, 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 Ryeish Green, 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 Ryeish Green
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 Ryeish Green, RG7 1
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bathroom renovations near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
house renovation near Shinfield, RG2 9
bathroom renovations near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
home improvement near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
house refurbishments near Poundgreen, RG7 1
garage conversion near Arborfield, RG2 9
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress free build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will cause additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some clues as to what the best price is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in fact the builder has 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of many products that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a few clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Current clients will provide 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business 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 process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of