The Extensions Specialists Jealott’s 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 Jealott’s Hill, RG42 6 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 Jealott’s 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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress totally free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you ought to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new house builder in town might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included 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 money, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some hints regarding what the right cost is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in truth the builder has actually 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 few terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the details of a number of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations 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 better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included