The Side return extension Specialists Shiplake
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an side return extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does side return extension all over Shiplake, 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 side return 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
Most side return 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 Side return extension Consultation
We offer free side return 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 side return extension in side return 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 refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with considerable effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to enjoy a tension complimentary construct and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you should only be talking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The best new home builder in town could be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration projects; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of essential products missing from the quote and a very high possibility that will result in extra costs and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly issue the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be even more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved 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 cash, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be extremely cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some hints regarding what the best price is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may cause future issues if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake 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 couple of terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is also a big variety in the expense of many items that could be thought about realistic. For example, 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 lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it might in fact be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of current customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is left out from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to unearth any of those products that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, often produces confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the start. A builder may price estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included