The Rear extension Specialists Chalkhouse Green
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 Chalkhouse Green, RG4 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 Chalkhouse Green
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 renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension complimentary develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you need to just be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension since 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 remodelling projects; nevertheless that is often because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered 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 an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is also a substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets 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 often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the details of a few clients who they understand have enjoyed with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to provide you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of current clients. Existing clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder 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 result, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included