The Single storey extension Specialists Play Hatch
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 Play Hatch, RG4 9 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 Play Hatch
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 Play Hatch, RG4 9
house renovation near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
property refurbishment near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
garage conversion near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
kitchen renovation near Sonning, RG4 6
refurbishment company near Emmer Green, RG4 6
house renovation near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
garage conversion near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
garage conversion near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
house renovation near New Cross, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with significant consequences if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free construct and get rid of budget plan blow outs.
Selecting the wrong sort of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best brand-new house builder in the area could be the worst choice to develop your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; however that is typically since they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of crucial products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings 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 home builders have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will lead to additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must constantly issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some clues regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might cause 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 lingo in the quote
There are a few terms that you definitely need to understand when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the cost of lots of items that might be thought about realistic. For example, 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 great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current customers
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the details of a couple of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you information of people who will state the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better 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 main builder on website everyday, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is excluded from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, often creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely expecting that light fittings are consisted of