The Attic extension Specialists Play Hatch
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 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 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 Play Hatch
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 refurbishments near Play Hatch, RG4 9
house refurbishments near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
kitchen renovation near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
refurbishment company near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
garage conversion near Sonning, RG4 6
garage conversion near Emmer Green, RG4 6
house renovation near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
kitchen renovation near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
renovation near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
kitchen refurbishment near Shiplake, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging decision with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By preventing these common errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free construct and eliminate budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong sort of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to just be speaking with builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are developing a brand-new home you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in new homes. The very best new home builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration tasks; however that is often because they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many people select a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of crucial products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the illustrations might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing out on from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare a comprehensive quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high likelihood that will result in additional expenses and possible conflict with the builder. To avoid this you must always release the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you receive will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably less expensive than the other quotes then you should be really careful before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes ought to be offering you some hints as to what the ideal price is to complete the task. Picking a builder that has actually provided a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future problems if in reality 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 lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely must understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of extra expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be important in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big range in the cost of many items that could be thought about realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are likewise 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 in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may actually be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking with current clients
It’s simple for home builders to give you the details of a number of customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking contractors for referrals is a bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will say the best thing. Instead, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Current 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 contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building companies will have a group of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the build … you may never ever see them throughout the rest of the procedure. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be critical to make sure a successful outcome, so make certain you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to confirm what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a great way to uncover any of those items that may have been assumed by either party are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, frequently creates confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are included