The House extensions Specialists Maiden’s Green
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 Maiden’s Green, RG42 6 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 Maiden’s Green
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:renovation near Maiden's Green, RG42 6
kitchen renovation near Winkfield, SL4 4
property refurbishment near Nuptown, RG42 6
refurbishment company near Warfield, RG42 6
kitchen renovation near Winkfield Row, RG42 7
house renovation near Newell Green, RG42 6
garage conversion near Brookside, SL5 8
home improvement near Hawthorn Hill, RG42 6
garage conversion near Cranbourne, SL4 4
kitchen renovation near Tickleback Row, RG42 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; however that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be included 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’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the right rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in fact 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous products that might be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it might in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are only going to offer you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted 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 left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included