The Extensions Specialists Tickleback Row
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 Tickleback Row, RG42 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 Tickleback Row
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:renovation near Moss End, RG42 5
home improvement near Tickleback Row, RG42 5
kitchen renovation near Warfield, RG42 6
property refurbishment near Cabbage Hill, RG42 5
home improvement near Jealott's Hill, RG42 6
kitchen refurbishment near Newell Green, RG42 6
kitchen renovation near Binfield, RG42 5
kitchen renovation near Nuptown, RG42 6
bathroom renovations near Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6
house refurbishments near Maiden's Green, RG42 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with significant effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free build and remove budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you need to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might 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 uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the illustrations may 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 contractors have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to extra costs and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you should always provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be giving you some hints as to what the best cost is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in fact 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 lingo 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 higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, 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 responsibility to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a huge range in the expense of lots of items that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal 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 very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s easy for builders to provide you the information of a number of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. 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 left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included