The Extensions Specialists Mays Green
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 Mays Green, RG9 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 Mays Green
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
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress complimentary develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new home you ought to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in town could be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the right price is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future problems if in reality the builder has 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products 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 substantial variety in the expense of numerous products that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s simple for builders to offer you the information of a number of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason 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 details of a couple of present customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary 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 might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of