The Extensions Specialists Woodley, RG5 3
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 Woodley, RG5 3 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 Woodley
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:house refurbishments near Woodley, RG5 3
kitchen refurbishment near Earley, RG6 7
bathroom renovations near Whiteknights, RG1 5
kitchen refurbishment near Lower Earley, RG6 3
bathroom renovations near Woodley Green, RG5 4
property refurbishment near New Town, RG1 3
home improvement near Winnersh, RG41 5
garage conversion near The Mount, RG1 5
renovation near Sonning, RG4 6
property refurbishment near Merryhill Green, RG41 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right 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 should be really cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues as to what the right cost is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat 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 example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a huge variety in the cost of lots of products that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Existing clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, 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 build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included