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
bathroom renovations near Littlestead Green, RG4 9
kitchen refurbishment near Sonning Eye, RG4 6
garage conversion near Dunsden Green, RG4 9
property refurbishment near Sonning, RG4 6
garage conversion near Emmer Green, RG4 6
house refurbishments near Binfield Heath, RG9 4
bathroom renovations near Shiplake Row, RG9 4
garage conversion near Lower Caversham, RG4 5
home improvement near New Cross, RG9 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a challenging decision with substantial repercussions if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to enjoy a tension free build and get rid of spending plan blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite merely, if you are extending or refurbishing you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and renovations, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you need to only be talking with contractors who are experienced in new homes. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to construct your extension since there is a lot various about an extension that can easily capture out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and restoration jobs; nevertheless that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of people pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing and that are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been offered with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of crucial products missing out on from the quote and a really high possibility that will result in extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you ought to always issue the builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody involved to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is only 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 extremely cautious before you pick that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some hints as to exactly what the right cost is to complete the project. Choosing a builder that has offered a quote that is considerably less than other quotes might result in future problems if in truth 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 comprehending lingo in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely need to understand when examining quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are 2 essential terms that will be vital 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 realistic, there is likewise a big range in the cost of lots of products that might be considered sensible. 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 lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in reality it may actually be extremely deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s not difficult for home builders to provide you the information of a couple of customers who they understand have actually enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking builders for references is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a few current clients. Current clients will give you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some structure companies will have a team of people and the individual who prepares and provides the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be vital to guarantee an effective outcome, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning what is omitted from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is omitted from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic method to uncover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or left out. Lighting, for example, frequently produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not explained at the start. A builder may quote for lights, however that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are included