The Terraced house extension Specialists Newtown
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 Newtown, RG9 1 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 Newtown
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 refurbishments near Newtown, RG9 1
home improvement near Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2
refurbishment company near Woodlands, RG9 2
kitchen renovation near Harpsden, RG9 4
home improvement near Harpsden Bottom, RG9 4
house refurbishments near Mays Green, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Remenham Hill, RG9 3
house renovation near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
kitchen refurbishment near Cockpole Green, RG10 8
renovation near New Cross, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging decision with considerable repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to delight in a stress free build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you must only be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a brand-new home you ought to just be speaking to builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new home builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting extensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations may appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will lead to extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the cheapest quote is the right price
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some money, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you ought to be really mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes need to be giving you some hints regarding what the right cost is to finish the project. Picking a builder that has provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future issues if in truth the builder has 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must comprehend when assessing quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of additional costs throughout construction and your budget blowing out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, 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 reasonable, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of many items that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with existing customers
It’s simple for contractors to give you the information of a few customers who they understand have mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to offer you details of people who will say the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of existing clients. Present 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 dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site day to day, whilst some structure companies will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee a successful result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either consisted of or omitted. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is most likely expecting that light fittings are included