The Extensions Specialists Birch Hill
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 Birch Hill, RG12 7 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 Birch Hill
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 Birch Hill, RG12 7
house renovation near Hanworth, RG12 7
house refurbishments near Crown Wood, RG12 9
property refurbishment near Easthampstead, RG12 7
renovation near Harmans Water, RG12 9
renovation near Great Hollands, RG12 8
kitchen renovation near Bracknell, RG12 7
renovation near Wildridings, RG12 7
house refurbishments near Bullbrook, RG12 2
kitchen renovation near Priestwood, RG42 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a tension free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you ought to only be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on 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 might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some ideas regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in truth 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a big variety in the cost of many items that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s easy for builders to provide you the details of a few clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Current clients 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 primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to make sure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify 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 a fantastic method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of