The Rear extension Specialists Shiplake Row
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 Shiplake Row, 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 Shiplake Row
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 refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a tension free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a new house you need to just be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to develop your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the contractors with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the best cost is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might result in future issues if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of lots of products that could be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current customers
It’s easy for contractors to provide you the information of a few clients who they know have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking contractors for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present customers. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included 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 an excellent method to discover any of those products that might have been assumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are included