The Extensions Specialists Whitley Wood, RG2 8
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 Whitley Wood, RG2 8 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 Whitley Wood
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 extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to 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 because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to always issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues as to exactly what the best rate is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the expense of many items that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a couple of clients who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might 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 lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded 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 a terrific method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of