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House extensions in Lower Shiplake, RG9 3

The House extensions Specialists Lower Shiplake

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 Lower Shiplake,  RG9 3 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 Lower Shiplake

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:

renovation near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
house refurbishments near Shiplake, RG9 4
garage conversion near New Cross, RG9 4
home improvement near Wargrave, RG10 8
kitchen renovation near Harpsden, RG9 4
bathroom renovations near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
kitchen refurbishment near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
bathroom renovations near Crazies Hill, RG10 8
property refurbishment near Newtown, RG9 1

7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder

Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension totally free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.

Picking the incorrect sort of builder

Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension

Not getting detailed quotes

Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.

If the home builders have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’

Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price

It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some hints as to exactly what the right rate is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially 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 definitely should understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.

For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of lots of items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must 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 extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums

Not speaking with present customers

It’s easy for home builders to provide you the details of a number of customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present clients. Existing clients 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 site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might 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 guarantee an effective result, so make certain you comprehend 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 exactly 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 fantastic way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included

CC Top Builders – house extensions Lower Shiplake, RG9 3

CC Top Builders a registered house extensions builders in Lower Shiplake. CC Top Builders provide a wide range of planning and architectural services in building construction.
2914 Clay Street
Lower Shiplake, EN RG9 3

Oxfordshire, England (EN)

Email: info.Lower Shiplake@cctopbuilders.co.uk
Telephone: 020 3389 8528
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