The Single storey extension Specialists Newtown
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 Newtown, RG9 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 Newtown
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:house renovation near Newtown, RG9 1
house renovation near Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2
garage conversion near Woodlands, RG9 2
garage conversion near Harpsden, RG9 4
bathroom renovations near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Mays Green, RG9 4
bathroom renovations near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
kitchen refurbishment near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
house renovation near Cockpole Green, RG10 8
property refurbishment near Shiplake, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather merely, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are developing a new home you must only be speaking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best brand-new home builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of essential products missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the contractors have actually only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of essential products missing out on from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To prevent this you need to constantly issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you should be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes should be giving you some ideas as to what the ideal cost is to complete the task. Selecting a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future concerns if in truth the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra costs during construction and your spending plan blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have 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 huge range in the cost of lots of items that could be thought about reasonable. 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 lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be really 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 current customers
It’s simple for builders to provide you the details of a few clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to provide you information of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing clients. Existing clients will give 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never 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 important to ensure a successful result, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those products that may have been presumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of