The Extensions Specialists Dipley
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 Dipley, RG27 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 Dipley
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:home improvement near Dipley, RG27 8
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will cause additional costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you should be very cautious prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the right rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a big range in the expense of many items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a few customers who they understand have 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 offer you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included