The Attic extension Specialists Gardeners Green
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 Gardeners Green, RG40 3 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 Gardeners Green
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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home improvement near Ravenswood Village Settlement, RG45 6
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renovation near Wick Hill, RG40 3
house refurbishments near Crowthorne, RG45 6
property refurbishment near Amen Corner, RG12 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and remodeling is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with considerable repercussions if you get it incorrect. By preventing these typical errors you’re most likely to delight in a tension free build and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Selecting the incorrect sort of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or renovating you need to only be speaking with contractors who are experienced in extensions and restorations, and, if you are constructing a new home you must only be talking with builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst option to build your extension because there is so much 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 renovation jobs; nevertheless that is often due to the fact that they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the home builders have actually just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a lot of crucial products missing from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra costs and potential conflict with the builder. To prevent this you must always provide the builders with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you get will be far more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the cheapest quote is the ideal cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some cash, but if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really cautious before you choose that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some ideas as to exactly what the ideal cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has offered a quote that is substantially less than other quotes may lead to future issues if in truth the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances only and whilst the builder has a duty to include figures that are realistic, there is likewise a big range in the cost of numerous products that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it might in fact be extremely 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 existing customers
It’s not difficult for contractors to offer you the information of a few customers who they know have been happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for references is a bit of a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a number of present customers. Present clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the main builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a team of people and the person who prepares and presents the quote may not be your primary contact throughout the build … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you understand who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is excluded from the quote
One of 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 unearth any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might price quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of