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:property refurbishment near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
renovation near Charvil, RG10 9
home improvement near New Cross, RG9 4
bathroom renovations near Shiplake, RG9 4
home improvement near Wargrave, RG10 8
home improvement near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
home improvement near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
kitchen renovation near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
refurbishment company near Ruscombe, RG10 9
renovation near Sonning, RG4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must only be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option 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 uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be extremely mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be offering you some clues regarding what the right price is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 include figures that are sensible, there is also a huge variety in the expense of numerous products that might be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to offer you the information of a few customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Current customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, however that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included