The Extensions Specialists Binfield Heath
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 Binfield Heath, RG9 4 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 Binfield Heath
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.
Nearby areas we cover:kitchen refurbishment near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
kitchen renovation near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
bathroom renovations near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
house renovation near New Cross, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Shiplake, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Mays Green, RG9 4
bathroom renovations near Play Hatch, RG4 9
renovation near Crowsley, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
home improvement near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you must just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much 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 projects; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding what the best cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in fact 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of lots of items that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s not difficult for builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of people who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of