The House extensions Specialists Borough Marsh
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house extensions all over Borough Marsh, RG10 8 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of house 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 Borough Marsh
Most house 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 House extensions Consultation
We offer free house 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 house extensions in house 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:bathroom renovations near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
garage conversion near Charvil, RG10 9
kitchen refurbishment near New Cross, RG9 4
garage conversion near Shiplake, RG9 4
garage conversion near Wargrave, RG10 8
kitchen refurbishment near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
kitchen renovation near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
bathroom renovations near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
refurbishment company near Ruscombe, RG10 9
home improvement near Sonning, RG4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress totally free develop and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is often since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some clues regarding what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake 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 assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are reasonable, there is also a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might actually be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a few customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Present clients will provide 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 everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the start. A builder might price quote for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included