The Rear extension Specialists Birch Hill
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 Birch Hill, RG12 7 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 Birch Hill
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.
Nearby areas we cover:home improvement near Birch Hill, RG12 7
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kitchen refurbishment near Crown Wood, RG12 9
renovation near Easthampstead, RG12 7
garage conversion near Harmans Water, RG12 9
house refurbishments near Great Hollands, RG12 8
house refurbishments near Wildridings, RG12 7
bathroom renovations near Bracknell, RG12 7
kitchen refurbishment near Bullbrook, RG12 2
garage conversion near Priestwood, RG42 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress totally free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be very careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some hints as to what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily 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 look competitive when in reality it might really be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a few customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Existing customers will offer 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 primary builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main 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 many months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of 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 great way to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of