The House extensions Specialists Priestwood
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 Priestwood, RG42 1 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 Priestwood
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 Priestwood, RG42 1
kitchen renovation near Wildridings, RG12 7
house refurbishments near Bracknell, RG12 7
kitchen refurbishment near Harmans Water, RG12 9
house renovation near Popeswood, RG12 8
house renovation near Bullbrook, RG12 2
kitchen refurbishment near Cabbage Hill, RG42 5
home improvement near Easthampstead, RG12 7
property refurbishment near Amen Corner, RG12 8
renovation near Newell Green, RG42 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial consequences if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be very cautious prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal rate is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in reality 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 understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a substantial range in the cost of numerous products that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a few customers who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of