The Terraced house extension Specialists Lower Earley
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 Lower Earley, RG6 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 Lower Earley
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.
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7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do very often, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical mistakes you’re more likely to delight in a tension totally free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new house you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best brand-new home builder in the area could be the worst option to develop your extension since there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling jobs; nevertheless that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that properly handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will lead to additional costs and prospective conflict with the builder. To avoid this you should always provide the home builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be even more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is substantially more affordable than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some ideas regarding exactly what the best price is to finish the task. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future issues if in truth 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 comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a few terms that you absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a higher risk of extra costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, 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 likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You must be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may actually be very misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s simple for contractors to give you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually been happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you information of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning 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 companies will have a team of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to uncover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, frequently produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the start. A builder may estimate for lights, however that will often just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are included