The Extensions Specialists Shinfield, 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 Shinfield, 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 Shinfield
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:bathroom renovations near Shinfield, RG2 9
renovation near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
bathroom renovations near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
home improvement near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
refurbishment company near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
garage conversion near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Arborfield, RG2 9
home improvement near Whitley, RG2 0
bathroom renovations near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
garage conversion near Lower Earley, RG6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals pick 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 extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend 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 everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be giving you some hints regarding what the right price is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of numerous items that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal 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 misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included 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 fantastic method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included