The Single storey extension Specialists Great Lea Common
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 Great Lea Common, 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 Great Lea Common
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:property refurbishment near Great Lea Common, RG7 1
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kitchen refurbishment near Ryeish Green, RG7 1
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renovation near Shinfield, RG2 9
property refurbishment near Spencers Wood, RG7 1
kitchen renovation near Whitley, RG2 0
house renovation near Poundgreen, RG7 1
refurbishment company near Pingewood, RG30 3
kitchen refurbishment near Schoolgreen, RG2 9
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension complimentary develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new house you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is often due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you need to be extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some ideas regarding what the right price is to complete the job. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in truth the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire 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 definitely need to understand when assessing 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 two crucial terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the cost of lots of products that could be considered reasonable. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You should be especially 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 fact it may really be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s not difficult for home builders to give you the information of a few customers who they know have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to ensure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of 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 great way to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will often just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of