The House extensions Specialists Carter’s Hill
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 Carter’s Hill, RG41 5 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 Carter’s Hill
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 Carter's Hill, RG41 5
bathroom renovations near Sindlesham, RG41 5
house renovation near Winnersh, RG41 5
kitchen renovation near Lower Earley, RG6 3
home improvement near Arborfield Cross, RG2 9
house refurbishments near Arborfield, RG2 9
garage conversion near Earley, RG6 7
house refurbishments near Barkham, RG41 4
kitchen renovation near Merryhill Green, RG41 5
kitchen refurbishment near Emmbrook, RG41 3
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you ought to just be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some hints as to what the right rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important 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 only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of numerous products that could be considered practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal 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!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. 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 dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of