The Single storey extension Specialists Henley-on-Thames
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 Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2 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 Henley-on-Thames
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:home improvement near Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2
home improvement near Woodlands, RG9 2
house renovation near Newtown, RG9 1
property refurbishment near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
renovation near Harpsden, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Remenham, RG9 3
kitchen renovation near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Aston, RG9 3
house renovation near Mays Green, RG9 4
garage conversion near Cockpole Green, RG10 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a difficult choice with substantial effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re most likely to enjoy a stress totally free construct and remove spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to just be talking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a new house you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the home builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will cause extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the home builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand 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 everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you must be really cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be providing you some hints as to exactly what the ideal price is to finish the task. Choosing a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in truth 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra costs during construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a huge variety in the cost of many products that could be thought about sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets readily 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing clients
It’s easy for home builders to give you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of