The Rear extension Specialists Harpsden Bottom
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 Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4 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 Harpsden Bottom
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
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free develop and remove budget plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong kind of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a new home you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst choice to construct your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of important products missing from the quote and a very high likelihood that will lead to additional expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be giving you some ideas as to what the right rate is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra expenses during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 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 understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is also a big range in the cost of many products that might be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to present customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a few customers who they know have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to ensure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included 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 fantastic way to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included