The Single storey extension Specialists Grazeley
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 Grazeley, RG7 1 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 Grazeley
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:bathroom renovations near Grazeley, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Poundgreen, RG7 1
renovation near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Beech Hill, RG7 2
renovation near Three Mile Cross, RG7 1
home improvement near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
home improvement near Pingewood, RG30 3
renovation near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
property refurbishment near Stanford End, RG7 1
kitchen refurbishment near Swallowfield, RG7 1
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you should only be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new home you should just be speaking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far too many people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential items missing which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal price is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth 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 jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra expenses throughout construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are practical, there is also a substantial variety in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with present customers
It’s easy for home builders to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Current customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of