Extensions in Swallowfield, RG7 1

The Extensions Specialists Swallowfield,  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 Swallowfield,  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 Swallowfield

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:

renovation near Swallowfield, RG7 1
refurbishment company near Riseley, RG7 1
renovation near Stanford End, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
garage conversion near Beech Hill, RG7 2
kitchen refurbishment near Farley Hill, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
home improvement near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
home improvement near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
house refurbishments near Grazeley, RG7 1

7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder

Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.

Picking the incorrect sort of builder

Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension

Not getting thorough quotes

Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential 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 drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.

If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’

Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best price

It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems if in reality 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 few terms that you absolutely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical 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 include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of numerous items that could be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily 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 sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums

Not speaking to existing clients

It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process

Unknowning who you’ll be handling

Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure 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 ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day

Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote

Among the very best methods to clarify 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 a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included

Important Links:

National Federation Of Builders

Federation Of Master Builders

Home Builders Federation

CC Top Builders – extensions Swallowfield, RG7 1

CC Top Builders a registered extensions builders in Swallowfield. CC Top Builders provide a wide range of planning and architectural services in building construction.
9214 Monroe Drive
Swallowfield, EN RG7 1

Berkshire, England (EN)

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