The House extensions Specialists The Holt
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 The Holt, RG10 9 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 The Holt
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 The Holt, RG10 9
kitchen renovation near Kiln Green, RG10 9
garage conversion near Hare Hatch, RG10 9
renovation near Wargrave, RG10 8
kitchen refurbishment near Holly Cross, RG10 8
renovation near Bowsey Hill, RG10 8
property refurbishment near Knowl Hill, RG10 9
house refurbishments near Waltham St Lawrence, RG10 0
house refurbishments near Warren Row, RG10 8
kitchen refurbishment near Crazies Hill, RG10 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension totally free build and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new house you should only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved 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 save you some money, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be really careful before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some clues as to what the right rate is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has made an error 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the cost of numerous products that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily 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 fact it might really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the 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 a fantastic way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of