The House extensions Specialists Woodlands
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 Woodlands, RG9 2 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 Woodlands
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 Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2
home improvement near Woodlands, RG9 2
house renovation near Newtown, RG9 1
renovation near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
refurbishment company near Harpsden, RG9 4
bathroom renovations near Remenham, RG9 3
kitchen renovation near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
kitchen renovation near Aston, RG9 3
house renovation near Mays Green, RG9 4
garage conversion near Cockpole Green, RG10 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in new houses. The best brand-new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a very high possibility that will cause extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some clues regarding exactly what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause 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 shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely should comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of many products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s simple for home builders to offer you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the individual 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 procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to unearth any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of