The Extensions Specialists The Ridges, RG40 3
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 The Ridges, RG40 3 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 The Ridges
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 refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some ideas as to what the ideal price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a big variety in the expense of lots of items that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the information of a number of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Current customers will give 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 main builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual 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 vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of