The Single storey extension Specialists The Ridges
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 The Ridges, RG40 3 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 The Ridges
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 The Ridges, RG40 3
renovation near Finchampstead, RG40 4
kitchen renovation near Wick Hill, RG40 3
house refurbishments near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
renovation near Eversley Cross, RG27 0
house renovation near Heathlands, RG40 3
property refurbishment near Eversley Centre, RG27 0
house renovation near The Throat, RG40 3
refurbishment company near Eversley, RG27 0
kitchen renovation near Little Sandhurst, GU47 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a difficult choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension totally free develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new house you ought to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to constantly provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very careful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the project. Selecting a builder that has provided a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must understand when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are realistic, there is also a big range in the expense of lots of items that could be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets readily available for over 3000. You must be particularly 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 may in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so essential to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the details of a couple of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Present clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever 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 critical to ensure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great method to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, typically creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder might price estimate for lights, however that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of