The Extensions Specialists Farley 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 Farley Hill, RG7 1 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 Farley 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:home improvement near Farley Hill, RG7 1
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house renovation near Langley Common, RG2 9
kitchen refurbishment near Lower Common, RG27 0
bathroom renovations near Eversley, RG27 0
house refurbishments near Swallowfield, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Arborfield, RG2 9
home improvement near Riseley, RG7 1
house refurbishments near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
renovation near Bramshill, RG27 0
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be extremely cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some ideas regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of items that might be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning 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 what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of