The House extensions Specialists Moss End
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 Moss End, RG42 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 Moss End
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress totally free build and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is typically since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing from the quote and a very high probability that will lead to additional costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always release the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some clues as to what the best rate is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has actually 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan burning out. There are two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of many items that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s easy for builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of