The Terraced house extension Specialists Henley-on-Thames
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 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 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 Henley-on-Thames
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:home improvement near Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2
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kitchen renovation near Newtown, RG9 1
kitchen refurbishment near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
garage conversion near Harpsden, RG9 4
home improvement near Remenham, RG9 3
kitchen renovation near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Aston, RG9 3
refurbishment company near Mays Green, RG9 4
refurbishment company near Cockpole Green, RG10 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these common errors you’re more likely to delight in a stress free develop and remove budget blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect type of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a new house you ought to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings might appear, there will typically be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have actually only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to extra costs and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the builders with a detailed Inclusions Schedule in addition to the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be extremely careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be offering you some hints regarding exactly what the ideal price is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future issues if in reality the builder has 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 understanding 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 risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of numerous products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets 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 look competitive when in truth it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking to existing clients
It’s easy for builders to give you the information of a number of clients who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better advised to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of current customers. Current customers will offer 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 home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best ways to clarify what is included 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 discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included