The Extensions Specialists Cockpole Green
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 Cockpole Green, RG10 8 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 Cockpole Green
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:renovation near Cockpole Green, RG10 8
property refurbishment near Crazies Hill, RG10 8
kitchen refurbishment near Holly Cross, RG10 8
bathroom renovations near Bowsey Hill, RG10 8
kitchen refurbishment near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
house refurbishments near Warren Row, RG10 8
house refurbishments near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
renovation near Newtown, RG9 1
property refurbishment near Woodlands, RG9 2
property refurbishment near Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress complimentary build and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future problems if in fact the builder has actually made an error 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 few terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly 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 appearance competitive when in reality it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a few customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may 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 crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of