The Single storey extension Specialists Harpsden Bottom
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 Harpsden Bottom, 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 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 Harpsden Bottom
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 Harpsden, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Mays Green, RG9 4
home improvement near Newtown, RG9 1
renovation near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
garage conversion near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
bathroom renovations near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
renovation near New Cross, RG9 4
house renovation near Shiplake, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2
garage conversion near Woodlands, RG9 2
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you should just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders 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 sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly release the contractors with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be providing you some clues as to exactly what the ideal price is to finish the task. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future problems if in fact the builder has actually 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 few terms that you absolutely should understand when assessing quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing 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 have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of many items that could be thought about sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may in fact be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a few clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to provide you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Existing customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some structure companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote may not be your main contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to ensure an effective outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to unearth any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might estimate for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of