The Single storey extension Specialists Dunsden Green
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an single storey extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does single storey extension all over Dunsden 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 single storey 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 Dunsden Green
Most single storey 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 Single storey extension Consultation
We offer free single storey 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 single storey extension in single storey 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:kitchen renovation near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
home improvement near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
renovation near Emmer Green, RG4 6
bathroom renovations near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
bathroom renovations near Play Hatch, RG4 9
kitchen renovation near Chalkhouse Green, RG4 9
bathroom renovations near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
bathroom renovations near Crowsley, RG9 4
garage conversion near Sonning, RG4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these common errors you’re most likely to enjoy a stress totally free construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you must just be talking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people choose a builder based on quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare a detailed 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 products missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to always release the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be very mindful before you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some clues as to exactly what the ideal price is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may cause future concerns 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 understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you absolutely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional expenses during construction and your budget burning out. There are two essential terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of numerous items that could be thought about practical. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You should 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 appearance competitive when in truth it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to present clients
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a few clients who they understand have actually been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may quote for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included