The Rear extension Specialists Crowthorne
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 Crowthorne, RG45 6 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 Crowthorne
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:refurbishment company near Crowthorne, RG45 6
renovation near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
kitchen refurbishment near Heathlands, RG40 3
house refurbishments near Little Sandhurst, GU47 8
bathroom renovations near Owlsmoor, GU47 0
bathroom renovations near Gardeners Green, RG40 3
renovation near Honey Hill, RG40 3
kitchen refurbishment near Hanworth, RG12 7
garage conversion near Sandhurst, GU47 9
refurbishment company near Great Hollands, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a stress complimentary build and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you should just be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some ideas as to exactly what the right rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in reality the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a big variety in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also 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 sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing clients
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the information of a number of clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current clients. Existing customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals 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 remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to unearth any of those products that might have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, often creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included