The Garden room extensions Specialists The Mount
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an garden room extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does garden room extensions all over The Mount, RG1 5 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of garden room 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 The Mount
Most garden room 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 Garden room extensions Consultation
We offer free garden room 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 garden room extensions in garden room 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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garage conversion near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
kitchen refurbishment near Whitley, RG2 0
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garage conversion near Whitley Wood, RG2 8
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free develop and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you need to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns 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 number of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two key 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 comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the details of a couple of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of people who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing clients. Current customers will offer 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever 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 vital to make sure a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded 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 party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included