The Extensions Specialists Up Green, RG27 0
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?
- 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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garage conversion near Cricket Hill, GU46 6
kitchen refurbishment near Finchampstead, RG40 4
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property refurbishment near Lower Common, RG27 0
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free build and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal price is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of many items that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should 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 may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
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 group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included