The Side return extension Specialists New Town, RG1 3
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an side return extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does side return extension all over New Town, RG1 3 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of side return extension 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 New Town
Most side return extension 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 Side return extension Consultation
We offer free side return extension 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 side return extension in side return extension 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 New Town, RG1 3
property refurbishment near Whiteknights, RG1 5
renovation near The Mount, RG1 5
home improvement near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
renovation near Reading, RG1 1
property refurbishment near Coley, RG2 0
home improvement near Woodley, RG5 3
renovation near Earley, RG6 7
house refurbishments near Caversham, RG4 8
renovation near Sonning, RG4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free build and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a really high probability that will result in extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues as to what the right price is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues if in fact 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 should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a big range in the cost of numerous products that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets offered 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 used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may 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 many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so ensure 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 very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of