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 renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend 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’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some clues as to what the ideal price is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause future issues if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your assessment 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 big variety in the expense of numerous items that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never 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 crucial to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included