The Extensions Specialists Stroude, GU25 4
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 Stroude, GU25 4 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 Stroude
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
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free build and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you must just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different 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 restoration jobs; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered 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 possibility that will cause additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the best price is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining 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 two crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial range in the expense of many products that could be thought about practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current customers. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of