The Terraced house extension Specialists Play Hatch
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 Play Hatch, RG4 9 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 Play Hatch
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 Play Hatch, RG4 9
house refurbishments near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
kitchen refurbishment near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
garage conversion near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
house renovation near Sonning, RG4 6
renovation near Emmer Green, RG4 6
home improvement near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
garage conversion near Shiplake, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very frequently, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a stress complimentary build and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the wrong kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or remodeling you should just be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you need to only be speaking to home builders who are experienced in new houses. The best new house builder in the area might be the worst choice to construct your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively deals with the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of individuals select a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important products missing and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have actually just been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high probability that there will be a lot of essential items missing from the quote and an extremely high probability that will lead to additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you comprehend exactly what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the best price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be extremely careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be providing you some clues regarding exactly what the best price is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may result in future problems 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 couple of terms that you definitely must understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial 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 only and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial range in the expense of lots of products that might be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote appearance competitive when in fact it may in fact be extremely misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking with present clients
It’s simple for home builders to provide you the details of a couple of clients who they know have mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few present clients. Present customers will offer you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed while doing so
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 building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the develop … you might never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure an effective result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder may quote for lights, however that will typically only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of