The Extensions Specialists Easthampstead
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 Easthampstead, 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 Easthampstead
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:bathroom renovations near Easthampstead, RG12 7
kitchen renovation near Great Hollands, RG12 8
kitchen refurbishment near Crown Wood, RG12 9
garage conversion near Hanworth, RG12 7
home improvement near Bracknell, RG12 7
house refurbishments near Wildridings, RG12 7
refurbishment company near Harmans Water, RG12 9
kitchen refurbishment near Birch Hill, RG12 7
kitchen refurbishment near Priestwood, RG42 1
kitchen refurbishment near Amen Corner, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress totally free construct and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you must only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you ought to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension because 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 house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing 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 from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some hints regarding what the right rate is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future problems if in reality 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 few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge range in the cost of lots of items that could be considered sensible. 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 lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s simple for builders to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Existing 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 main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of