The Attic extension Specialists Arborfield
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an attic extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does attic extension all over Arborfield, RG2 9 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of attic 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 Arborfield
Most attic 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 Attic extension Consultation
We offer free attic 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 attic extension in attic 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
Structure and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that selecting a builder can be a tricky decision with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension free develop and remove spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you ought to only be talking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you must just be talking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The best new house builder in town might be the worst choice to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is typically due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will usually be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the builders have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a really high probability that will result in additional expenses and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you ought to constantly provide the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to 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 much more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal cost
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, however if that quote is substantially cheaper than the other quotes then you ought to be really careful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be providing you some ideas regarding what the ideal rate is to finish the job. Picking a builder that has given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in reality 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 should comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher threat of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are two key terms that will be critical in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to comprehend that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are sensible, there is also a substantial range in the cost of numerous items that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise toilets offered for over 3000. You need to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so essential to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking to current clients
It’s easy for contractors to give you the details of a number of clients who they know have been happy with their services; and for that reason asking home builders for recommendations is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to provide you information of individuals who will say the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better advised to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of existing customers. Current customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site everyday, whilst some structure business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to guarantee a successful result, so make certain you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
Among the very best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for example, often develops confusion and ends in dispute if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included