The Extensions Specialists Schoolgreen, RG2 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 Schoolgreen, RG2 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 Schoolgreen
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 often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some hints as to exactly what the best rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital 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 a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big range in the cost of numerous items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased 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 reality it might in fact be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a few customers who they understand 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 just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present customers. Current clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might 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 vital to guarantee an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of