The House extensions Specialists Hambleden
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house extensions all over Hambleden, RG9 6 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of house 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 Hambleden
Most house 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 House extensions Consultation
We offer free house 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 house extensions in house 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:home improvement near Hambleden, RG9 6
bathroom renovations near Mill End, RG9 6
bathroom renovations near Greenlands, RG9 3
renovation near Aston, RG9 3
kitchen refurbishment near Remenham, RG9 3
kitchen refurbishment near Medmenham, SL7 2
kitchen refurbishment near Bockmer End, SL7 2
property refurbishment near Lower Woodend, SL7 2
renovation near Danesfield, SL7 2
renovation near Marlow Common, SL7 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be giving you some clues regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items 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 substantial range in the expense of numerous items that might be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to 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 extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a few customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main 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 numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of