The Rear extension Specialists Arborfield Garrison
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an rear extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does rear extension all over Arborfield Garrison, RG2 9 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of rear extension 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 Arborfield Garrison
Most rear extension 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 Rear extension Consultation
We offer free rear extension 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 rear extension in rear extension 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 refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a stress free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new house you should only be speaking to builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should always issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
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 need to be really cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the best price is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has made an error 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 few terms that you absolutely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of many items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly 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 fact it may really be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 site everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team 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 remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure a successful outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of