The Extensions Specialists Sonning Eye, RG4 6
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 Sonning Eye, RG4 6 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 Sonning Eye
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:kitchen renovation near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
property refurbishment near Play Hatch, RG4 9
bathroom renovations near Sonning, RG4 6
house renovation near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
property refurbishment near Charvil, RG10 9
renovation near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
home improvement near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
home improvement near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
kitchen renovation near Shiplake, RG9 4
garage conversion near New Cross, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free build and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly provide the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the best rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake 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 jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge range in the expense of many products that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be really misleading. 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 existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a few clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of