The Rear extension Specialists Borough Marsh
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 Borough Marsh, RG10 8 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 Borough Marsh
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:property refurbishment near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
home improvement near Charvil, RG10 9
home improvement near New Cross, RG9 4
home improvement near Shiplake, RG9 4
renovation near Wargrave, RG10 8
property refurbishment near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
kitchen renovation near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
home improvement near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
garage conversion near Ruscombe, RG10 9
house refurbishments near Sonning, RG4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you must just be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you must just be speaking to home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some ideas as to what the ideal rate is to complete the task. Choosing a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future issues if in truth the builder has made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding 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 during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of numerous items that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You must be especially 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 fact it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a couple of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of present customers. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of 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 might have been presumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included