The Extensions Specialists Merryhill 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 Merryhill Green, RG41 5 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 Merryhill 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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kitchen renovation near Sindlesham, RG41 5
renovation near Hurst, RG10 0
kitchen renovation near Woodley Green, RG5 4
garage conversion near Emmbrook, RG41 3
home improvement near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
bathroom renovations near Matthewsgreen, RG41 1
house refurbishments near Earley, RG6 7
renovation near Lower Earley, RG6 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional expenses and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should always issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved 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 save you some loan, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the right price is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might lead to future issues if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of many products that might 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 particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the details of a few customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included