The Terraced house extension Specialists Emmbrook
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an terraced house extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does terraced house extension all over Emmbrook, RG41 3 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of terraced house 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 Emmbrook
Most terraced house 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 Terraced house extension Consultation
We offer free terraced house 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 terraced house extension in terraced house 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 Emmbrook, RG41 3
kitchen refurbishment near Matthewsgreen, RG41 1
property refurbishment near Wokingham, RG41 2
home improvement near Sindlesham, RG41 5
home improvement near Dowlesgreen, RG40 1
house renovation near Winnersh, RG41 5
house refurbishments near Barkham, RG41 4
kitchen renovation near Eastheath, RG41 2
renovation near Merryhill Green, RG41 5
garage conversion near Carter's Hill, RG41 5
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and refurbishing is not something that we do really often, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial effects if you get it wrong. By preventing these common errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong type of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must just be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new house you should just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension due to the fact that there is a lot different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is frequently due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and extensive the drawings may appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to additional expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To avoid this you need to constantly issue the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you should be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some clues as to what the ideal price is to finish the project. Choosing a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might lead to future problems if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you want 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 definitely must comprehend when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs during construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous products that could be considered sensible. For example, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You need to 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 really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s simple for builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a waste of time as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a few present clients. Existing customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure a successful result, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to uncover any of those items that might have been presumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for example, typically creates confusion and ends in dispute if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included