The Extensions Specialists Up Green
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 Up Green, RG27 0 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 Up Green
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:renovation near Up Green, RG27 0
house renovation near Eversley Cross, RG27 0
house refurbishments near Eversley Centre, RG27 0
garage conversion near Yateley, GU46 6
garage conversion near Eversley, RG27 0
kitchen renovation near Cricket Hill, GU46 6
kitchen refurbishment near Finchampstead, RG40 4
property refurbishment near The Ridges, RG40 3
house refurbishments near Lower Common, RG27 0
property refurbishment near Hartfordbridge, RG27 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new house you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future problems if in truth the builder has 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may 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 important to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of