The Attic extension Specialists Borough Marsh
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 Borough Marsh, RG10 8 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 Borough Marsh
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.
Nearby areas we cover:house renovation near Borough Marsh, RG10 8
kitchen refurbishment near Charvil, RG10 9
bathroom renovations near New Cross, RG9 4
kitchen refurbishment near Shiplake, RG9 4
property refurbishment near Wargrave, RG10 8
renovation near Lower Shiplake, RG9 3
house refurbishments near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
garage conversion near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
renovation near Ruscombe, RG10 9
house renovation near Sonning, RG4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the incorrect type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are building a brand-new home you should only be talking with builders who are experienced in new homes. The best brand-new home builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; however that is frequently because they do not 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 lot of crucial items missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will typically be a lot of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have just been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of important items missing out on from the quote and an extremely high probability that will result in additional costs and potential conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always issue the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule in addition to the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it a lot easier for everyone involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the ideal rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some money, however if that quote is significantly more affordable than the other quotes then you should be really careful before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes ought to be offering you some ideas regarding what the best cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may cause future problems if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want 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 absolutely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional costs during construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be important in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big range in the expense of many items that might be considered practical. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets readily 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 often utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s simple for contractors to provide you the details of a number of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you details of people who will say the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better advised 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 builders will prepare the quote and be the main builder on site daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote might not be your main contact throughout the build … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the procedure. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically produces confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included