The Rear extension Specialists Carter’s 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 Carter’s Hill, RG41 5 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 Carter’s 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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new home you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is frequently because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have just been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to extra expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive 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 considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some clues regarding what the ideal rate is to complete the job. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has actually 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 must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are two crucial 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 just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial variety in the expense of many items that might be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a number of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of existing customers. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing 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 business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included