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.
Nearby areas we cover:house refurbishments near Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9
property refurbishment near Crowsley, RG9 4
bathroom renovations near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
home improvement near Emmer Green, RG4 6
house renovation near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
kitchen renovation near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Caversham, RG4 8
kitchen refurbishment near Caversham Heights, RG4 7
renovation near Play Hatch, RG4 9
bathroom renovations near Mays Green, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress totally free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in town could be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the builders have actually only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of important products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always release the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the best rate is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, 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 huge range in the expense of many products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a number of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of current customers. Existing clients will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of