The Extensions Specialists Arborfield Cross
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 Arborfield Cross, RG2 9 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 Arborfield Cross
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 Contractors in London?
- 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
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you need to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will cause extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always release the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly 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 everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the right rate is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical 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 just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may in fact be really 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 current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to offer you details of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing customers. Existing customers will offer 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted 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 left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of