Extensions in Stanford End, RG7 1

The Extensions Specialists Stanford End,  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 Stanford End,  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 Stanford End

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 Stanford End, RG7 1
house refurbishments near Beech Hill, RG7 2
bathroom renovations near Riseley, RG7 1
home improvement near Swallowfield, RG7 1
refurbishment company near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
refurbishment company near Grazeley, RG7 1
garage conversion near Heckfield, RG27 0
home improvement near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
bathroom renovations near Poundgreen, RG7 1
house renovation near Bramshill, RG27 0

7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder

Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.

Picking the wrong kind of builder

Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you should only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension

Not getting extensive quotes

Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.

If the builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will result in additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always issue the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’

Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price

It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be very careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some hints as to what the best rate is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track

Not comprehending lingo in the quote

There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.

For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the cost of many products that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets 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 used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums

Not speaking with current customers

It’s simple for home builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current clients. Existing 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may 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 critical to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day

Unknowning what is omitted from the quote

Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of

Important Links:

National Federation Of Builders

Federation Of Master Builders

Home Builders Federation

CC Top Builders – extensions Stanford End, RG7 1

CC Top Builders a registered extensions builders in Stanford End. CC Top Builders provide a wide range of planning and architectural services in building construction.
4626 Durham Court
Stanford End, EN RG7 1

Berkshire, England (EN)

Email: info.Stanford End@cctopbuilders.co.uk
Telephone: 020 3389 8528
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