The Extensions Specialists The Ridges
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 Contractors in London?
- 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:property refurbishment near The Ridges, RG40 3
garage conversion near Finchampstead, RG40 4
home improvement near Wick Hill, RG40 3
kitchen renovation near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
kitchen refurbishment near Eversley Cross, RG27 0
garage conversion near Heathlands, RG40 3
garage conversion near Eversley Centre, RG27 0
renovation near The Throat, RG40 3
house renovation near Eversley, RG27 0
renovation near Little Sandhurst, GU47 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may 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 home builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very mindful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some ideas as to what the best price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future issues if in reality 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired 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 often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of people who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Present clients 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included