The Extensions Specialists Whistley Green, RG10 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 Whistley Green, RG10 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 Whistley 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.
Nearby areas we cover:renovation near Whistley Green, RG10 0
kitchen renovation near Hurst, RG10 0
garage conversion near Twyford, RG10 0
bathroom renovations near Ruscombe, RG10 9
property refurbishment near Woodley Green, RG5 4
home improvement near Charvil, RG10 9
house renovation near Hungerford, RG10 0
garage conversion near West End, RG10 0
garage conversion near Merryhill Green, RG41 5
bathroom renovations near Hare Hatch, RG10 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free construct and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you must just be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often 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 detailed quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly provide the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some ideas regarding what the right price is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future concerns 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 number of terms that you absolutely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a big range in the cost of numerous products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Existing customers will give 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 website daily, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of