The Extensions Specialists Three Mile Cross, 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 Three Mile Cross, 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 Three Mile Cross
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
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on 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 lot of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much 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 price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some ideas regarding exactly what the best cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be critical 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 only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of many items that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized 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 information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included