The Extensions Specialists Woodley 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 Woodley Green, RG5 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 Woodley 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.
Nearby areas we cover:kitchen refurbishment near Woodley Green, RG5 4
home improvement near Hurst, RG10 0
home improvement near Whistley Green, RG10 0
house renovation near Woodley, RG5 3
house renovation near Merryhill Green, RG41 5
bathroom renovations near Twyford, RG10 0
bathroom renovations near Sonning, RG4 6
kitchen renovation near Earley, RG6 7
garage conversion near Charvil, RG10 9
house renovation near Winnersh, RG41 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a difficult decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that 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 pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you should constantly release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some clues as to exactly what the best rate is to finish the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to 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 shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought 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 reality it might actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s easy for home builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included