The Extensions Specialists Finchampstead
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 Finchampstead, RG40 4 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 Finchampstead
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 renovation near Finchampstead, RG40 4
home improvement near The Ridges, RG40 3
renovation near Wick Hill, RG40 3
garage conversion near Eversley Cross, RG27 0
kitchen refurbishment near Eversley, RG27 0
renovation near Eversley Centre, RG27 0
house renovation near Up Green, RG27 0
property refurbishment near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
kitchen renovation near Lower Common, RG27 0
house refurbishments near The Throat, RG40 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding what the ideal cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in reality the builder has 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation 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 consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a big range in the cost of numerous products that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of